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"notation" in British English

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notationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /nəʊˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /noʊˈteɪ.ʃən/

a system of written symbols used especially in mathematics or to represent musical notes:

Did you write things out in standard notation?

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

"notation" in American English

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notationnoun [ C/U ]

us /noʊˈteɪ·ʃən/

mathematics the system of written symbols used esp. in mathematics

music Musical notation is the system of symbols used to write music.

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