In article <33486912.45E1@cyberg8t.com>, Geoff Hagopian <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Webster's New World College Dictionary (every reader of the English > > language should have this dictionary) gives Latin totus (whole) and Old > > French -ent, Latin -ens (genitive -entis).
The Oxford English Dictionary is not good enough for you, huh? :-)
Terry Moore, Statistics Department, Massey University, New Zealand.
Imagine a person with a gift of ridicule [He might say] First that a negative quantity has no logarithm; secondly that a negative quantity has no square root; thirdly that the first non-existent is to the second as the circumference of a circle is to the diameter. Augustus de Morgan