the advanced portions of mathematics, customarily considered as embracing all beyond ordinary arithmetic, geometry, algebra, and trigonometry.
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- higher apsis,
- higher arithmetic,
- higher criticism,
- higher education,
- higher law,
- higher rate,
- higher self,
- higher still,
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(functioning as singular) abstract mathematics, including number theory and topology, that is more advanced than basic arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry
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