Machiavelli



[mak-ee-uh-vel-ee; Italian mah-kyah-vel-lee] /ˌmæk i əˈvɛl i; Italian ˌmɑ kyɑˈvɛl li/

noun
1.
Niccolò di Bernardo
[neek-kaw-law dee ber-nahr-daw] /ˌnik kɔˈlɔ di bɛrˈnɑr dɔ/ (Show IPA), 1469–1527, Italian statesman, political philosopher, and author.
/ˌmækɪəˈvɛlɪ/
noun
1.
Niccolò (nikkoˈlɔ). 1469–1527, Florentine statesman and political philosopher; secretary to the war council of the Florentine republic (1498–1512). His most famous work is Il Principe (The Prince, 1532)

see Machiavellian. His name was Englished 16c.-18c. as Machiavel.

An extension of Standard ML developed by Peter Buneman & Atsushi Ohori of the University of Pennsylvania in 1989, based on orthogonal persistence.
[“Database Programming in Machiavelli: A Polymorphic Language with Static Type Inference”, A. Ohori, Proc SIGMOD Conf, ACM, June 1989].
(1995-02-21)

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