## mathematicians

Use **mathematicians** in a sentence

Noun

- plural form of
*mathematician*

- Lessing' in 1773, which purports to have been sent by Archimedes to the
**mathematicians**at Alexandria in a letter to Eratosthenes. - Here, too, he made the acquaintance of Claude Mydorge, one of the foremost
**mathematicians**of France, and renewed an early intimacy with Malin Mersenne (q.v.), now Father Mersenne, of the order of Minim friars. - The time thus spent seems to have been on the whole happy, even allowing for warm discussions with the
**mathematicians**and metaphysicians of France, and for harassing controversies in the Netherlands. - A work so widely circulated by the author naturally attracted attention, but in France it was principally the
**mathematicians**who took it up, and their criticisms were more pungent than complimentary. - This was an important reform, not so much on account of the mere change of notation (for
**mathematicians**follow J.

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