Meaning of “algebra” in the English Dictionary

"algebra" in British English

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algebranoun [ U ]

uk /ˈæl.dʒə.brə/ us /ˈæl.dʒə.brə/
algebraic
adjective uk /ˌæl.dʒəˈbreɪ.ɪk/ us /ˌæl.dʒəˈbreɪ.ɪk/
algebraically
adverb /ˌæl.dʒəˈbreɪ.ɪk.li/ /ˌæl.dʒəˈbreɪ.ɪk.li/

(Definition of “algebra” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"algebra" in American English

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algebranoun [ 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.

(Definition of “algebra” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)