/ (ˈbɔːbəkɪ) /
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Nicholas Bourbaki the pseudonym of a group of mainly French mathematicians that, since 1939, has been producing a monumental work on advanced mathematics, Eléments de Mathématique
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How to use Bourbaki in a sentence
Hard upon Chaudordy, followed a man destined before long to achieve a melancholy celebrity, General Bourbaki.
General Bourbaki, as a professional soldier, took a most gloomy view of the military situation.
The crowning misfortune was the memorable dbcle of Bourbaki, one of the most tragic episodes in modern warfare.
The armistice applied to all the armies of the provinces save Bourbaki's, the only one that would have profited by it.History of the Commune of 1871|P. Lissagary
Bourbaki has been obliged to take refuge in Switzerland and his force has been disarmed there.A Girl of the Commune|George Alfred Henty