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English definition of “algebra”


noun [U] uk   /ˈæl.dʒə.brə/ us  
a part of mathematics in which signs and letters represent numbersBranches and types of mathematics
adjective uk   /ˌæl.dʒəˈbreɪ.ɪk/ us  
Branches and types of mathematics
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