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English definition of “degree”
/dɪˈgri/ n [C] (NUMBER) algebra
› an exponent (= number that shows how many times another number is to be multiplied by itself) degree of a monomial › A degree of a monomial is the total of the exponents in a mathematical statement. degree of a polynomial › A degree of a polynomial is the largest of the exponents in a mathematical statement.