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2010-10-18 13:14:59

The famous fractal mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot died of cancer on October 14 at the age of 85.


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marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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