m. c. p. jacobi

Jacobi

[juh-koh-bee; for 2 also German yah-koh-bee]
noun
1.
Abraham, 1830–1919, U.S. pediatrician, born in Germany.
2.
Karl Gustav Jakob [kahrl goos-tahf yah-kawp] , 1804–51, German mathematician.
3.
Mary Corinna (Putnam) 1842–1906, U.S. physician (wife of Abraham Jacobi).
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Jacobi
 
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1.  Sir Derek(George). born 1938, British actor
2.  Karl Gustav Jacob (karl ˈɡʊstaf ˈjaːkɔp). 1804--51, German mathematician. Independently of N. H. Abel, he discovered elliptic functions (1829). He also made important contributions to the study of determinants and differential equations

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Jacobi Ja·co·bi (jə-kō'bē), Abraham. 1830-1919.

German-born American physician who established a children's clinic in New York (1860) and is considered the founder of American pediatrics. His wife, Mary Corinna Putnam Jacobi (1842-1906), also a physician, helped expand opportunities for women in medical education.

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