Definition of Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm in US English:

Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm

proper noun

  • (1646–1716), German rationalist philosopher, mathematician, and logician. He argued that the world is composed of single units (monads) and also devised a method of calculus independently of Newton.

Pronunciation

Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm

/ˈlīp-/