# Gnomon algorithm

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The **Gnomon algorithm** is a family of mathematical functions (nonfiction) which convert computation (nonfiction) into force (nonfiction).

## In the News

Enrico Fermi discovers new form of Gnomon algorithm, uses it predict and prevent crimes against mathematical constants.

Charles Sanders Peirce invents new variety of Gnomon algorithm, anticipates future work by Ernst Schröder.

Guo Shoujing (nonfiction) studies the Pleiades, discovers new form of Gnomon algorithm.

Binary counter working overtime, looking forward to that big paycheck.

## Fiction cross-reference

- Havelock
- Hollerith
- Mathematics
- The Custodian
- Watergate Scandal (virus) - a math virus which infiltrates and corrupts Gnomon algorithm functions in order to commit crimes against mathematical constants for political purposes.