George Boole

noun
English mathematician; creator of Boolean algebra (1815-1864)
Syn: ↑Boole
Derivationally related forms: ↑Boolean (for: ↑Boole)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑mathematician

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George Boole [George Boole]
(1815–64) an English ↑mathematician who invented a type of ↑mathematicallogic known as Boolean algebra. This in its simplest form became the language of computers.

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  • George Boole — [ˌdʒɔːdʒ ˈbuːl] (* 2. November 1815 in Lincoln, England; † 8. Dezember 1864 in Ballintemple, in der Grafschaft Cork, Irland) war ein englischer Mathematiker (Autodidakt), Logiker und Philosoph …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Boole — Nacimiento 2 de noviembre de 1815 Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Inglaterra Fallecimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • George Boole — Infobox Philosopher region = Western Philosophy era = 19th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = George Boole name = George Boole birth = November 2, 1815 (Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England) death = December 8, 1864 (aged 49)… …   Wikipedia

  • George Boole — Pour les articles homonymes, voir George et Boole. George Boole George Boole Naissance 2  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • George Boole — Este artículo no trata sobre George Boolos, otro matemático lógico. George Boole [buːl], (2 de noviembre de 1815 8 de diciembre de 1864) fue un matemático y filósofo. Como inventor del álgebra de Boole, la base de la aritmética computacional… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • George Boole — n. (1815 1864) English mathematician and logician who developed the Boolean algebra …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Boole — George Boole, etwa 1860 George Boole [ˌdʒɔːdʒ ˈbuːl] (* 2. November 1815 in Lincoln, England; † 8. Dezember 1864 in Ballintemple, in der Grafschaft Cork, Irland) war ein englischer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Boole (Cratère) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Boole. Boole Localisation Astre Lune Coordonnées 63°  42’  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Boole (disambiguation) — Boole may refer to: * George Boole British mathematician and philosopher, and originator of Boolean algebra. * Boole (crater) A lunar crater which is named for George Boole. * Boole (band) An electronic music group from the United States.ee also* …   Wikipedia

  • Boole'scher Ausdruck — boole|scher Aus|druck, Boole scher Aus|druck [ bu:lʃɐ ; nach dem brit. Mathematiker George Boole [1815–1864] (Informatik): in Programmiersprachen verwendeter mathematischer ↑ 1Ausdruck (5), der nur zwei Werte (»wahr« oder »falsch«) haben kann …   Universal-Lexikon

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