# math

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[ math ]

/ mæθ /

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## Origin of math

^{1}

First recorded in 1845–50; by shortening

## Other definitions for math (2 of 4)

math

^{2}[ math ]

/ mæθ /

noun British Dialect.

a mowing; a leveling or cutting down of grass, grain, etc., with a mowing machine or scythe.

the crop mowed.

## Other definitions for math (3 of 4)

math

^{3}[ muhth ]

/ mʌθ /

noun

a Hindu monastery.

Also ma·tha [muhth-uh]. /ˈmʌθ ə/.

## Origin of math

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First recorded in 1825–35; from Hindi maṭh, from Sanskrit maṭha “hut, cottage, cell, monastery”

## Other definitions for math (4 of 4)

math.

abbreviation

mathematical.

mathematician.

mathematics.

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## How to use math in a sentence

## British Dictionary definitions for math (1 of 2)

## British Dictionary definitions for math (2 of 2)

math.

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abbreviation for

mathematics

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