algebraic operation


any of the mathematical operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, raising to a power, or extraction of a root.

Nearby words

  1. algebraic extension,
  2. algebraic function,
  3. algebraic geometry,
  4. algebraic notation,
  5. algebraic number,
  6. algebraic topology,
  7. algebraically closed field,
  8. algebraist,
  9. algeciras,
  10. alger

Origin of algebraic operation

First recorded in 1930–35 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019