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Neumann

[noo-muh n, nyoo- for 1; noi-mahn, -muh n for 2] /ˈnu mən, ˈnyu- for 1; ˈnɔɪ mɑn, -mən for 2/
noun
1.
Saint John Nepomucene
[nuh-pom-uh-seen] /nəˈpɒm əˌsin/ (Show IPA),
1811–60, U.S. Roman Catholic clergyman and educator, born in the Austrian Empire: canonized 1977.
2.
John von, Von Neumann, John.
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Neumann

noun
1.
(German) (ˈnɔyman). Johann Balthasar (joˈhan ˈbaltazar). 1687–1753, German rococo architect. His masterpiece is the church of Vierzehnheiligen in Bavaria
2.
(ˈnjuːmən) See (John) von Neumann
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Neumann
  (noi'män')   
Hungarian-born American mathematician who contributed to mathematical theories about numbers and games. He was a leader in the design and development of high-speed electronic computers and also contributed to the field of cybernetics, a term he coined.
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