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|Marcel Brillouin||Helmut Wielandt||Leon Mirsky|
|Theorem of the day from Robin Whitty||Mathematician of the week|
Barry Mazur born 1937
In the history of the concept of number has been adjective (three cows, three monads) and noun (three, pure and simple), and now . . . , number seems to be more like a verb (to triple).
Imagining Numbers (London, 2003).
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