- 1[uncountable] the science of numbers and shapes. Branches of mathematics include arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry the school mathematics curriculum
- 2[uncountable] the process of calculating using numbers He worked out the very difficult mathematics in great detail.
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NAmE//ˌmæθəˈmæt̮ɪks//(formal) (also math
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NAmE//ˌmæθəˈmæt̮ɪkl//adjective mathematical calculations/problems/models to assess children's mathematical ability
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NAmE//ˌmæθəˈmæt̮ɪkli//adverb It's mathematically impossible. Some people are very mathematically inclined (= interested in and good at mathematics).