# Laplace

[la-plas]

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It could not be overlooked, and accordingly he invited Laplace to come and see him.

Great AstronomersR. S. Ball

Accordingly he appointed Laplace to be Minister of the Interior.

Great AstronomersR. S. Ball

For about fifty years no one questioned the truth of Laplace's investigation.

Great AstronomersR. S. Ball

Footnote 9: The examiner in mathematics was the great Laplace.

The Life of Napoleon BonaparteWilliam Milligan Sloane

In mathematics do you look upon Euler, Laplace, or Gauss as fools?

Virgin SoilIvan S. Turgenev

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## Laplace

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## Laplace

[lə-pläs′, lä-]Marquis Pierre Simon de 1749-1827

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