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  • noun French mathematician (born in Poland) noted for inventing fractals (born in 1924)

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Examples

  • Mandelbrot is Yiddish for "almond bread" and is slightly different than biscotti (Italian for "twice cooked").

    J. Weekly

  • Mandelbrot is Yiddish for "almond bread" and is slightly different than biscotti (Italian for "twice cooked").

    J. Weekly

  • Mandelbrot is Yiddish for "almond bread" and is slightly different than biscotti (Italian for "twice cooked").

    J. Weekly

  • According to Joan Nathan, it may have been the large Jewish population that once resided in Piedmont, Italy that brought biscotti to Eastern Europe, where it was subsequently adapted and became known as Mandelbrot, which means almond bread.

    Jewesses With Attitude - Where Jewish women tell it like it is

  • "It tends to be taken for granted," Schipke says, "That the Mandelbrot is too calculation-intensive to be done without computers.

    Archive 1999-04-01

  • "It tends to be taken for granted," Schipke says, "That the Mandelbrot is too calculation-intensive to be done without computers.

    The Mandelbrot Monk

  • It's called the Mandelbrot Set (from now on, the M-Set) and you're soon going to meet it everywhere - in the design of fabrics, wallpaper, jewelry, and linoleum.

    The Ghost from the Grand Banks

  • It's called the Mandelbrot Set (from now on, the M-Set) and you're soon going to meet it everywhere - in the design of fabrics, wallpaper, jewelry, and linoleum.

    The Ghost from the Grand Banks

  • The most famous computer-generated fractal is called the Mandelbrot set - a swirling, feathery, seemingly organic landscape that is reminiscent of the natural world, but is nonetheless completely virtual.

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  • This is a very deep zoom into a fractal called the Mandelbrot set. the boundary of the Mandelbrot set is infinite in length and detail. the deeper you go the more complex the image gets.

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