# Dirichlet

[dir-i-kley; German dee-ree-kley]

- Pe·ter Gus·tav Le·jeune [pey-tuh r goo s-tahf luh-zhœn] /ˈpeɪ tər ˈgʊs tɑf ləˈʒœn/, 1805–59, German mathematician.

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#### The proof is the same as that of Dirichlet for the case of statical stability.

## Dirichlet

- Peter Gustav Lejeune (ˈpeːtər ˈɡʊstaf ləˈʒœn). 1805–59, German mathematician, noted for his work on number theory and calculus

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