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notationnoun [C or U]

uk   /nəʊˈteɪ.ʃən/  us   /noʊ-/
a ​system of written ​symbols used ​especially in ​mathematics or to ​representmusicalnotes: musical/​scientific notation Did you write things out in standard notation?
(Definition of notation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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)
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