Sentence Examples


  • In the second of these notices he gives the general formulae without demonstrations.
  • The work left by Napier is, however, rough and unfinished, and it is uncertain whether he knew of the other formulae or not.
  • Though rejected by the Jesuits, who found peripatetic formulae a faithful weapon against the enemies of the church, Cartesianism was warmly adopted by the Oratory, which saw in Descartes something of St Augustine, by Port Royal, which discovered a connexion between the new system and Jansenism, and by some amongst the Benedictines and the order of Ste Genevieve.
  • Besides the logarithms and the calculating rods or bones, Napier's name is attached to certain rules and formulae in spherical trigonometry.
  • Constitutional formulae become of preponderating importance when we consider the more complicated inorganic and especially organic compounds.
 

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