Alan Turing

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Noun1.Alan Turing - English mathematician who conceived of the Turing machine and broke German codes during World War II (1912-1954)Alan Turing - English mathematician who conceived of the Turing machine and broke German codes during World War II (1912-1954)
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This is an unusual compendium that complements the Collected Works of Alan M. Turing; in fact, it includes an afterword recounting the convoluted history of that publication.
Alan M. Turing, the inventor of the universal computing machine (in Slovene).
It is named for the British mathematician Alan M. Turing, whose 100th anniversary is being celebrated worldwide in 2012.