Weil[wīl, vīl; Fr ve′y']
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Weil, Simone 1909-43; Fr. philosopher
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, André 1906-1998.
French mathematician who influenced the development of modern number theory and algebraic geometry.
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, Simone 1909-1943.
French philosopher and mystic who viewed suffering as a means of unity with God. Her works include Waiting for God, published posthumously.