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Dedekind

[ dey-di-kind; German dey-duh-kint ]
/ ˈdeɪ dɪ kɪnd; German ˈdeɪ də kɪnt /
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noun
Ju·li·us Wil·helm Rich·ard [jool-yuhs wil-helm rich-erd; German yoo-lee-oos vil-helm rikh-ahrt], /ˈdʒul yəs ˈwɪl hɛlm ˈrɪtʃ ərd; German ˈyu liˌʊs ˈvɪl hɛlm ˈrɪx ɑrt/, 1831–1916, German mathematician.
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Dedekind
/ (German ˈdedəˌkɪnt) /

noun
(Julius Wilhelm) Richard (ˈjuːlɪʊs ˈvɪlhɛlm ˈrixɑːt). 1831–1916, German mathematician, who devised a way (the Dedekind cut) of according irrational and rational numbers the same status
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