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algebra

noun [U]  us   /ˈæl·dʒə·brə/
mathematics a part of mathematics in which signs and letters represent numbers
algebraic
adjective  /ˌæl·dʒəˈbreɪ·ɪk/
mathematics algebraic numbers
algebraically
adverb  us   /ˌæl·dʒəˈbreɪ·ɪk·li/
mathematics Solve the equation algebraically.
Translations of “algebra”
in Arabic الجَبْر…
in Korean 대수학…
in Malaysian algebra…
in French algèbre…
in Turkish cebir…
in Italian algebra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 代數…
in Russian алгебра…
in Polish algebra…
in Vietnamese đại số học…
in Spanish álgebra…
in Portuguese álgebra…
in Thai พีชคณิต…
in German die Algebra…
in Catalan àlgebra…
in Japanese 代数(学)…
in Indonesian aljabar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 代数…
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