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mathematicsnoun [U]

uk   /ˌmæθˈmæt.ɪks/ us   /ˌmæθˈmæt̬.ɪks/ formal UK maths, US math
A2 the study of numbers, shapes, and space using reason and usually a special system of symbols and rules for organizing them

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mathematicsnoun [U]

us   /ˌmæθ·əˈmæt̬·ɪks/ short form math, /mæθ/
mathematical
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˌmæθ·ə·ˈmæt̬·ɪ·kəl/
a mathematical formula
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Translations of “mathematics”
in Korean 수학…
in Arabic رِياضِيّات, حِساب…
in Malaysian matematik…
in French mathématiques…
in Russian математика…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數學…
in Italian matematica…
in Turkish matematik, matematik bilimi…
in Polish matematyka…
in Spanish matemáticas…
in Vietnamese môn toán học…
in Portuguese matemática…
in Thai คณิตศาสตร์ (คำเรียกย่อของวิชาคณิตศาสตร์)…
in German die Mathematik…
in Catalan matemàtiques…
in Japanese 数学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数学…
in Indonesian matematika…
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