# Fibonacci series

Fibonacci series
noun Mathematics a series of numbers in which each number (Fibonacci number) is the sum of the two preceding numbers (e.g. the series 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, etc.).
Origin
C19: named after the Italian mathematician Leonardo Fibonacci (c.1170–c.1250), who discovered it.

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