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mathematics

noun [U] uk   /ˌmæθˈmæt.ɪks/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/ 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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mathematical
adjective uk   /ˌmæθˈmæt.ɪ.kəl/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/
B2 a mathematical formula
mathematically
adverb uk   /ˌmæθˈmæt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us    /-ˈmæt̬-/
Translations of “mathematics”
in Korean 수학…
in Arabic رِياضِيّات, حِساب…
in French mathématiques…
in Turkish matematik, matematik bilimi…
in Italian matematica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數學…
in Russian математика…
in Polish matematyka…
in Spanish matemáticas…
in Portuguese matemática…
in German die Mathematik…
in Catalan matemàtiques…
in Japanese 数学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数学…
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