meaning of benjamin peirce

benjamin peirce meaning in General Dictionary

US mathematician and astronomer recalled for their scientific studies of Uranus and Saturn and Neptune (1809-1880)

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In science the state can boast of John Winthrop, the most eminent of colonial scientists; Benjamin Thompson (Count Rumford); Nathaniel Bowditch, the translator of Laplace; Benjamin Peirce and Morse the electrician; not to include an adopted citizen in Louis Agassiz.

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