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prime number theorem
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noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
the theorem that the number of prime numbers less than or equal to a given number is approximately equal to the given number divided by its natural logarithm.
Origin of
prime number theorem
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1660-1670
First recorded in
1660-70
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