mathematics has definitions from the field of mathematics
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[ noun ] (mathematics) a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement

Synonyms

math maths

Used in print

(Bern Dibner, "Oerstad and the Discovery of Electro...)

From the town surveyor , Hans learned drawing and mathematics and , from a university_student , some academic subjects .

(Booton Herndon, "From Custer to Korea, The 7th Cavalry"...)

He not_only knew soldiering , but mathematics , history and literature as_well .

(James Bryant Conant, Slums and Suburbs...)

So , too , is the mathematical competence of a college graduate who has majored in mathematics .

(Dan McLachlan, Jr., "Communication Networks and...)

This is an unsolved problem which probably has never been seriously investigated , although one frequently hears the comment that we have insufficient specialists of the kind who can compete with the Germans or Swiss , for_example , in precision machinery and mathematics , or the Finns in geochemistry .

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