jakob steiner

Steiner

[stahy-ner; German shtahy-nuhr]
noun
1.
Jakob [yah-kawp] , 1796–1863, Swiss mathematician.
2.
Rudolf [roo-dawlf] , 1861–1925, Austrian social philosopher: teacher of the spiritual doctrines of anthroposophy.
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Steiner (ˈstaɪnə, German ˈʃtainər)
 
n
See also anthroposophy Rudolf (ˈruːdɔlf). 1861--1925, Austrian philosopher, founder of anthroposophy. He was particularly influential in education

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jakob steiner

Swiss mathematician who was one of the founders of modern synthetic and projective geometry.

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