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Peirce

[ purs, peers ]
/ pɜrs, pɪərs /
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noun
Benjamin, 1809–80, U.S. mathematician.
Charles San·ders [san-derz], /ˈsæn dərz/, 1839–1914, U.S. philosopher, mathematician, and physicist.
a male given name.
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Peirce
/ (pɪəs) /

noun
Charles Sanders. 1839–1914, US logician, philosopher, and mathematician; pioneer of pragmatism
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