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Cavalieri

[kav-uh l-yair-ee; Italian kah-vah-lye-ree]
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noun
  1. Fran·ces·co Bo·na·ven·tu·ra [frahn-ches-kaw baw-nah-ven-too-rah] /frɑnˈtʃɛs kɔ ˌbɔ nɑ vɛnˈtu rɑ/, 1598–1697, Italian mathematician.
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Historical Examples

  • Adamberger, Cavalieri, and Fischer are thoroughly pleased with their songs.

    Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)

    Otto Jahn

  • This last drawing was given to Cavalieri as Michelangelo had wished.

    Michelangelo

    Romain Rolland

  • Daniele da Volterra, Condivi, and Cavalieri stood by his bedside.

  • I have mentioned that Cavalieri was to create Thas in Milan.

    My Recollections

    Jules Massenet

  • Whether we are justified in assigning the following pair to the Cavalieri series is more doubtful.

    Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3

    John Addington Symonds