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La·grange

 (lə-grānj′, -gränj′, lä-gräNzh′), Comte Joseph Louis 1736-1813.
French mathematician and astronomer. He developed the calculus of variations (1755) and made a number of other contributions to the study of mechanics.

Lagrange

(French laɡrɑ̃ʒ)
n
(Biography) Comte Joseph Louis (ʒozɛf lwi). 1736–1813, French mathematician and astronomer, noted particularly for his work on harmonics, mechanics, and the calculus of variations
Lagrangian adj

La•grange

(ləˈgreɪndʒ, -ˈgrɑndʒ, -ˈgrɑ̃ʒ)

n.
Joseph Louis, Comte, 1736–1813, French mathematician and astronomer.
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