mathesis universalis

noun mathesis uni·ver·sa·lis \-ˌyünəvə(r)ˈsālə̇s\

Definition of mathesis universalis

  1. :  a universal mathematics or calculus; specifically :  a system envisaged by Leibniz as a foundation for reasoning in all of the sciences

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Origin and Etymology of mathesis universalis

New Latin, universal mathesis

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