Alfred North Whitehead

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Alfred North Whitehead English philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Bertrand Russell (1861-1947)
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Usage


In science:

Long a favorite in some philosophy of science circles, Alfred North Whitehead’s 1922 theory of gravity is empirically deader than a doornail.
Resource Letter PTG-1: Precision Tests of Gravity
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