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Example sentences from the Web for mersenne
His own observation, and the reports of Mersenne, furnished his data.
Hartlib, though he scarcely takes rank with Mersenne as a scientist, was no less influential.An Introduction to the History of Science|Walter Libby
Why should Synesius, asks Mersenne, consider himself unfortunate, because he had not a hydrometer?
Mersenne calls this the simplest form of chalumeau or wheat-stalk (tuyau de bl).
In 1642 he was engaged by Mersenne in controversy with Descartes.