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1. gottfried wilhelm leibnitz, gottfried wilhelm leibniz, leibnitz, leibniz

German philosopher and mathematician who thought of the universe as consisting of independent monads and who devised a system of the calculus independent of Newton (1646-1716)

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Baronˈ Gottˌfriedˈ Wilˌhelm von (ˈgɔtˌfʀitˈ vɪlˌhɛlm fɔn) ; g^ōtˈfrētˌ vilˈhelmˌ f^ōn) 1646-1716; Ger. philosopher & mathematician
: also sp. Leibnitz

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German philosopher and mathematician. He invented differential and integral calculus independently of Newton and proposed an optimist metaphysical theory that included the notion that we live in "the best of all possible worlds."

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