Pappus Meaning in Hindi
What is the translation of word Pappus in Hindi?
Defenition of word Pappus
- the tuft of hairs on each seed of thistles, dandelions, and similar plants that assists dispersal by the wind.
- ( fl. circa ad 300–350 ) , Greek mathematician; known as Pappus of Alexandria . His Collection of six books (another two are missing) is the principal source of knowledge of the mathematics of his predecessors.
Other Meanings of Pappus
The achenes are terete, narrowed at the base, 5 x 0 • 7 mm, ribbed and black, with a basal tuft of hairs and a pappus consisting of five ovate, petal-like scales.