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Descartes

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biographical name Des·cartes \dā-ˈkärt\

Definition of Descartes

  1. René 1596–1650 L. Renatus Cartesius Fr. math. & philos.



Rhymes with descartes

apart, at heart, bar chart, blackheart, bogart, Bogart, by heart, clip art, crash cart, depart, dispart, dogcart, Earhart, eye chart, false start, fine art, flowchart, folk art, forepart, Froissart, go-cart, golf cart, greenheart, handcart, head start, impart, in part, jump-start, junk art, kick-start, mouthpart, Mozart, outsmart, oxcart, oxheart, pie chart, pop art, pushcart, rampart, real part, redstart, restart, street-smart, Stuttgart, sweetheart, take heart, take part, tea cart, time chart, tipcart, tramp art, upstart, voice part


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