colin maclaurin


[muhk-lawr-in, muh-klawr-]
Colin, 1698–1746, Scottish mathematician. Unabridged
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colin maclaurin

Scottish mathematician who developed and extended Sir Isaac Newton's work in calculus, geometry, and gravitation.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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