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Chasles

[shahl]
noun
  1. Mi·chel [mee-shel] /miˈʃɛl/, 1793–1880, French mathematician.
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Historical Examples of chasles

  • Fitzgerald mentions Chasles among French critics who accept the book.

    Laurence Sterne in Germany

    Harvey Waterman Thayer

  • Chasles, Philarte, his disparaging lecture on American literature, 134.

    Reminiscences, 1819-1899

    Julia Ward Howe.

  • His son, mile Chasles (b. 1827), was a philologist of some reputation.

  • In those days there was a famous mathematician whose name was Chasles.

    Lectures on the French Revolution

    John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton

  • At last other learned men, who did not love Chasles, tried to make him understand that he had been befooled.

    Lectures on the French Revolution

    John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton