# Euler

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## Eu·ler

(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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## Euler

(*German*ˈɔɪlər)

*n*

**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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## Eu•ler

(ˈɔɪ lər)*n.*

**Leonhard,**1707–83, Swiss mathematician.

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