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A·lem·bert

 (ăl′əm-bâr′, ä-läN-bĕr′), Jean Le Rond d' 1717-1783.
French mathematician and philosopher who wrote the influential Treatise of Dynamics (1743). He also contributed to Diderot's Encyclopédie.

Alembert

(French alɑ̃bɛr)
n
(Biography) See d'Alembert
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Diderot, en El sueno de Alembert, invento para la ciencia-ficcion la planta depredadora que habitaba Jupiter y Saturno.
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Alembert Jean Le Rond d' (1984), Discours Preliminaire de L'Encyclopedie, publie integralement d'apres l'edition de 1763 avec les avertissements de 1759 et 1763, la dedicace de 1751, des variantes, une analyse et des notes par F.
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