Associations to the word «Mathematics»

Wiktionary

MATHEMATICS, noun. An abstract representational system used in the study of numbers, shapes, structure, change and the relationships between these concepts.
MATHEMATICS, noun. A person's ability to count, calculate, and use different systems of mathematics at differing levels.

Dictionary definition

MATHEMATICS, noun. A science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.