Poincaré

Poincaré

[pwan-ka-rey]
noun
1.
Jules Henri [zhyl ahn-ree] , 1854–1912, French mathematician.
2.
his cousin, Raymond [re-mawn] , 1860–1934, French statesman: president of France 1913–20.
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Poincaré (French pwɛ̃kare)
 
n
1.  Jules Henri (ʒyl ɑ̃ri). 1854--1912, French mathematician, physicist, and philosopher. He made important contributions to the theory of functions and to astronomy and electromagnetic theory
2.  his cousin, Raymond (rɛmɔ̃). 1860--1934, French statesman; premier of France (1912--13; 1922--24; 1926--29); president (1913--20)

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