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Clavius is one of the largest crater formations on the Moon, and it is the third largest crater on the visible near side. It is located in the rugged southern highlands of the Moon, to the south of the prominent ray crater Tycho. The crater is named for the Jesuit priest Christopher Clavius, a 16th-century German mathematician and astronomer.

  • also known as کلویوس

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Google previewObserving the Moon (2013)

by Peter T. Wlasuk

The fact is, Clavius is a very old impact site whose features have been “ sandblasted” by meteoric bombardment, the action of micrometeorites, and perhaps certain geologic processes, so that features normally found in fresher, younger craters, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Scientific Revolution (2003)

From Copernicus to Newton by Wilbur Applebaum

SAUL FISHER See also Aristotelianism; Bacon, Francis; Mixed Sciences Clavius, Christoph (1538-1612) Promoted the mathematical sciences, including astronomy, and established ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Logic (2016)

by Thomas Macaulay Ferguson, Graham Priest

Clavius'. law. See CONSEQUENTIA MIRABILIS. coimplication. A binary connective —known also as difference or subtraction—introduced by logician Cecylia Rauszer (1942– 1994) as a formal dual to the intuitionistic conditional. To see this ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

", q Clavius. O. 193 6.91 ter's Plates. Mountains. miles .

Google previewThe Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)

An International Work of Reference on the Constitution, Doctrine, Discipline, and History of the Catholic Church by Charles George Herbermann

Clavius, CHRISTOPHER (CHRISTOPH CLAU), mathematician and astronomer, whose most important achievement related to the reform of the calendar under Gregory XIII; b. at Bamberg, Bavaria, 1538; d. at Rome, 12 February, 1612.

Google previewA new and general biographical dictionary (1784)

containing an historical and critical account of the lives and writings of the most eminent persons ... by William Owen, William Johnston

CLAVIUS' (Christopher), an eminent mathematician, was ,born at Bamberg in Germany, 1537; and became a Jesuit.

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