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algebraic number

noun, Mathematics.
1.
a root of an algebraic equation with integral coefficients.
Origin of algebraic number
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35
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algebraic number

noun
1.
any number that is a root of a polynomial equation having rational coefficients such as √2 but not π Compare transcendental number
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