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 (oi′lər), Leonhard 1707-1783.
Swiss mathematician noted both for his work in analysis and algebra, including complex numbers and logarithms, and his introduction of much of the basic notation in mathematics.


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1. (Biography) Leonhard (ˈleːɔnhart). 1707–83, Swiss mathematician, noted esp for his work on the calculus of variation: considered the founder of modern mathematical analysis
2. (Biography) Ulf (Svante) von (ʊlf fɔn). 1905–83, Swedish physiologist: shared the Nobel prize (1970) for physiology or medicine with Julius Axelrod and Bernard Katz for their work on the catecholamines: son of Hans von Euler-Chelpin


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Leonhard, 1707–83, Swiss mathematician.
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During the signing ceremony, Michele Pignotti, Euler Hermes Head of Mediterranean Countries, Middle East and Africa region, said: "We strongly believe that the cooperation will be mutually beneficial, as it will enrich the range of services offered to Al Hilal Takaful corporate clients, and enable Euler Hermes to enhance its presence in Abu Dhabi.
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The largest export is now attracting more and more companies wanting to take advantage of growing needs in infrastructure and industrial equipment and consumer greedier every day in French brands, "says Ludovic Subran, chief economist at Euler Hermes.
Under the terms of the deal, HSBC customers who have an 'open account' will be able to access the trade credit products of Euler Hermes.
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