polymath

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n polymath a person of great and varied learning
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n polymath A person of various learning. Also polymathist.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Polymath a person possessing this
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Usage

In literature:

Yet after all Mr. Polymathers's absence was not to be measured by years or months.
"Strangers at Lisconnel" by Barlow Jane
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In news:

This year, Ryan Gosling and a band of similarly arty, polymathic weirdos are leading a revolt against the plastic leading man.
A Polymath is a person with expertise in several diverse areas.
There are several Asia Argentos to choose from: international starlet del giorno, showbiz kid, polymath auteur, big talker.
Polymath English playwright No'l Coward's greatest production might have been himself.
The Polymath , or the Life and Opinions of Samuel R Delany, Gentleman at BU.
All Blogs Outside The Frame See this film: The Polymath , or the Life and Opinions of Samuel R Delany, Gentleman at BU.
SCTE hires cable polymath as CTO.
Said, Polymath Scholar, Dies at 67.
The polymath has designed advertising, perfume bottles, magazines, and everything you see on this page.
Homage to a colourful and complex Victorian polymath.
For those lucky enough to know Steve Forbes, they're aware that in addition to being a first rate thinker on policy matters, he's a polymath with extensive knowledge of seemingly everything.
The indie polymath is represented in the annotated playlist below with "Christmas in the Room,".
Remembering Charles Rosen, A Prodigious Pianist And Polymath.
This week on The Marketplace of Ideas a conversation about the life of the cultural polymath with critic, novelist, journalist, poet, songwriter, documentarian and television personality Clive James.
Polymath English playwright No'l Coward 's greatest production might have been himself.
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In science:

Gowers’ PolyMath , Wolfram MathWorld , PlanetMath , ProofWiki , etc.4 These constitute just a sample of mathematics’ web presence; it does not seem feasible to give a complete survey of the sub ject.
A Wiki for Mizar: Motivation, Considerations, and Initial Prototype
It was discovered simultaneously with the work of the Polymath project [Pola], which provided the first finitary, effective proof of that the orem, and the proof of [Ausa] used a key construction discovered by the members of that project (again, suitably translated to apply to the stochastic processes).
Multiple recurrence and the structure of probability-preserving systems
Polymath. “A new proof of the density Hales-Je wett theorem.” Preprint, available online at arXiv.org: 0910.3926.
Multiple recurrence and the structure of probability-preserving systems
Bell, Are there quantum Jumps? in Schroedinger-Centenary Celebration of a Polymath, C.W.
Quantum superpositions and definite perceptions:envisaging new feasible experimental tests
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