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Meaning of “algebra” - Learner’s Dictionary

algebra

noun [U]     /ˈældʒɪbrə/
a type of mathematics in which numbers and amounts are shown by letters and symbolsBranches and types of mathematics
Translations of “algebra”
in Arabic الجَبْر…
in Korean 대수학…
in Malaysian algebra…
in French algèbre…
in Turkish cebir…
in Italian algebra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 代數…
in Russian алгебра…
in Polish algebra…
in Vietnamese đại số học…
in Spanish álgebra…
in Portuguese álgebra…
in Thai พีชคณิต…
in German die Algebra…
in Catalan àlgebra…
in Japanese 代数(学)…
in Indonesian aljabar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 代数…
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