Definition of Karl Gauss

1. Noun. German mathematician who developed the theory of numbers and who applied mathematics to electricity and magnetism and astronomy and geodesy (1777-1855).

Exact synonyms: Gauss, Karl Friedrich Gauss
Generic synonyms: Mathematician
Derivative terms: Gaussian

Lexicographical Neighbors of Karl Gauss

Karl-Marx Stadt
Karl Adolf Eichmann
Karl Adolph Verner
Karl Alex Muller
Karl Augustus Menninger
Karl Baedeker
Karl Barth
Karl Czerny
Karl Friedrich Gauss
Karl Friedrich Hieronymus von Munchhausen
Karl Gauss (current term)
Karl Gjellerup
Karl Gunnar Myrdal
Karl Gustav Jacob Jacobi
Karl Jaspers
Karl Landsteiner
Karl Linne
Karl Marx
Karl Menninger
Karl Rudolf Gerd von Rundstedt
Karl Scheele
Karl Theodor Jaspers
Karl Waldemar Ziegler
Karl Wernicke
Karl Wilhelm Scheele

Literary usage of Karl Gauss

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Psychology and Parenthood by Henry Addington Bruce (1915)
"... Jedediah Buxton, Truman Safford, André Ampère, Karl Gauss, George Bidder and his son of the same name, were other world famous calculators. ..."

2. Development of Gifted and Talented Mathematics Students and the National by Linda Jensen Sheffield (1996)
"Lives and Research of Famous Mathematicians such as: Karl Gauss, Benjamin Banneker, Ada Lovelace, Leonard Euler, Albert Einstein, R. Buckminster Fuller, ..."

3. Twilight sleep: A Simple Account of New Discoveries in Painless Childbirth by Henry Smith Williams (1914)
"... a famous gynecologist from Jena, came to Freiburg as director of the Frauenklinik, he continued the experiments, and, with the aid of Dr. Karl Gauss, ..."

4. Twilight sleep in America: The Truth about Painless Childbirth by A. Smith (1915)
"... with Dr. Karl Gauss, perfected the technique, now followed. It is to these men and their associates, that Twilight Sleep has been perfected and to them ..."

5. Anzeiger für schweizerische Altertumskunde by Suisse Musée national suisse Zurich (1901)
"Die Heiligen der Gotteshäuser von Baselland, von Karl Gauss, S. 122. — Ein Aufenthalt des Hans Bock (Maler) in Solothurn, ..."

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