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arithmetic

noun [U]
 
 
/əˈrɪθmətɪk/
the act of calculating numbers, for example by multiplying or addingBranches and types of mathematics
Translations of “arithmetic”
in Arabic حِساب…
in Korean 산수, 산술…
in Malaysian aritmetik…
in French arithmétique…
in Turkish matematik…
in Italian aritmetica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 算術, 算術運算, 演算…
in Russian арифметика…
in Polish arytmetyka, obliczenia…
in Vietnamese số học…
in Spanish aritmética…
in Portuguese aritmética…
in Thai คณิตศาสตร์…
in German die Arithmetik…
in Catalan aritmètica…
in Japanese 算数, 計算…
in Indonesian ilmu hitung…
in Chinese (Simplified) 算术, 算术运算, 演算…
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