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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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(German ˈɔɪlər)
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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(ˈɔɪ lər)

Leonhard, 1707–83, Swiss mathematician.
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Before stating our main result, we first recall the local existence of strong solution to the incompressible Euler equations (1.4) and the global existence of weak solution to the NSPK system (1.5)-(1.7).
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Here, [??] denotes the congruence zeta function of the direct product of n - 1 copies of the multiplicative group scheme [G.sub.m] over [F.sub.p], and [gamma](p) is the p-analogue of the Euler constant (2) [gamma], which is defined by
The q-analogue of number x is defined as [[absolute value of x].sub.q] = ([q.sup.x] - 1)/(q- 1).As iswell known, the Euler polynomials are defined by the generating function to be