› an area of advanced mathematics in which continuously changing values are studied

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

› mathematics the mathematical study of continually changing values› mathematics the mathematical study of continually changing values

(Definition of calculus from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!

November 25, 2015

In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

climatarian adjective

November 23, 2015

choosing to eat a diet that has minimal impact on the climate, i.e. one that excludes food transported a long way or meat whose production gives rise to CO2 emissions Climate change is not normally on people’s minds when they choose what to have for lunch, but a new diet is calling for