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Venn, John (1834–1923)

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199235940
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727122
Venn, John (1834–1923)

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British logician who, in his work Symbolic Logic of 1881, introduced what are now called *Venn diagrams.

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Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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