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Gibbs

 (gĭbz), Josiah Willard 1839-1903.
American mathematician and physicist who formulated the theoretical foundation of physical chemistry, developed vector analysis, and conducted optical and thermodynamic research.

Gibbs

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1. (Biography) James. 1682–1754, British architect; his buildings include St Martin's-in-the-Fields, London (1722–26), and the Radcliffe Camera, Oxford (1737–49)
2. (Biography) Josiah Willard. 1839–1903, US physicist and mathematician: founder of chemical thermodynamics

Gibbs

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n.
Josiah Willard, 1839–1903, U.S. physicist.
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He got to his feet with promptitude, for he knew that no small matter would have brought Gibbs into such a place at all.
Gibbs says about the nature of the blow, sir; it is an incredible blow.
Gibbs was hardly right," he said, "in saying that there is no mystery.
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New Delhi [India], Feb 19 ( ANI ): Indian spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and former South Africa batsman Herschelle Gibbs got involved in a Twitter spat on Monday, but the war of words took an ugly turn when the former recalled the latter's match-fixing episode.
Teesside Coroner's Court heard that the car Mr Gibbs was driving had been hired by his employer Pivot Engineering & General Contracting.
My mother's family were Reginald Albert Gibbs and Lily May Gibbs (formerly Stokes).
Diane finds Gibbs and Rebecca cuddling in one of the comedic moments in this week's new episode.
Born into a long line of university-educated men and women (unusual in the early 19th century, especially in America) in 1839, Gibbs had a Yale-educated philologist and theologian for a father and a dedicated amateur ornithologist and botanist for a mother, who instilled in her children a knowledge of local birdlife, among other things.
Left-back Gibbs damaged his hip at Sunderland on Saturday and Arsene Wenger says he is a doubt for the Burnley game tomorrow.
The Essential Robert Gibbs, the latest collection in The Porcupine's Quill Essentials series focusing on Canadian poets, helps to restore an emphasis on the natural world by seizing on the little details we often miss day to day.