Meaning of MATHEMATICS in English

MATHEMATICS

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌmæθɪˈmætɪks ]

n.pl. 1 (also treated as sing.) the abstract science of number, quantity, and space studied in its own right (pure mathematics), or as applied to other disciplines such as physics, engineering, etc. (applied mathematics). 2 (as pl.) the use of mathematics in calculation etc. øømathematician n. [prob. f. F math÷matiques pl. f. L mathematica f. Gk mathematika: see MATHEMATICAL]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.