noun

Origin of Fibonacci sequence

*After Leonardo*

*Fibonacci*

*(died c. 1250), Italian mathematician*

noun

The sequence of numbers, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, … , in which each successive number is equal to the sum of the two preceding numbers.

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Noun

(*plural* Fibonacci sequences)

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