Fermat Pierre de

Fer·mat

 (fĕr-mä′), Pierre de 1601-1665.
French mathematician who developed number theory and probability theory.
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Fer·mat

(fĕr-mä′), Pierre de 1601-1665.
French mathematician who is best known for his work on probability and on the properties of numbers. He formulated Fermat's last theorem, which remained unsolved for over three hundred years.
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