abraham de moivre

de Moivre

[duh mwahv, mwah-vruh, moi-ver; French de mwah-vruh]
Abraham [a-bra-am] , 1667–1754, French mathematician in England.
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abraham de moivre

French mathematician who was a pioneer in the development of analytic trigonometry and in the theory of probability.

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