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## Compilation, Word Selection, and Presentation

*Gabriele Stein*

### in Sir Thomas Elyot as Lexicographer

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- April 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780199683192
- eISBN:
- 9780191763205
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199683192.003.0002
- Subject:
- Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Lexicography

The chapter provides an overview of Elyot’s compilation based upon his own comments, and then concentrates on the lexicographical principles that characterize his particular approach. His word ... More

## Lyndon Words and Christoffel Words

*Christophe Reutenauer*

### in From Christoffel Words to Markoff Numbers

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- January 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198827542
- eISBN:
- 9780191866418
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198827542.003.0014
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

This chapter covers the lexicographical ordering of lower Christoffel words, which is equivalent to the ordering by their slopes (Borel and Laubie). Lower Christoffel words are particular Lyndon ... More

## Truth, Proof, and Insight

*Roger Penrose and Martin Gardner*

### in The Emperor’s New Mind: Concerning Computers, Minds, and The Laws of Physics

- Published in print:
- 1989
- Published Online:
- November 2020
- ISBN:
- 9780198519737
- eISBN:
- 9780191917080
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198519737.003.0012
- Subject:
- Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

What is truth? How do we form our judgements as to what is true and what is untrue about the world? Are we simply following some algorithm - no doubt favoured over other less effective possible ... More

## Continued Fractions

*Christophe Reutenauer*

### in From Christoffel Words to Markoff Numbers

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- January 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198827542
- eISBN:
- 9780191866418
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198827542.003.0006
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

Basic theory of continued fractions: finite continued fractions (for rational numbers) and infinite continued fractions (for irrational numbers). This also includes computation of the quadratic ... More

## Words and Quadratic Numbers

*Christophe Reutenauer*

### in From Christoffel Words to Markoff Numbers

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- January 2019
- ISBN:
- 9780198827542
- eISBN:
- 9780191866418
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198827542.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Pure Mathematics

This chapter offers an overview of words and quadratic numbers, and in particular ordering the conjugates of a Christoffel word. Within this topic the reader learns that the reversal of a Christoffel ... More

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