# math

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[ math ]

/ mæθ /

### noun

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TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT## Origin of math

^{1}

shortened form

## Words nearby math

## Definition for math (2 of 4)

math

^{2}[ math ]

/ mæθ /

### noun British Dialect.

a mowing.

the crop mowed.

## Origin of math

^{2}

## Definition for math (3 of 4)

math

^{3}[ muhth ]

/ mʌθ /

### noun

an order of Hindu monks.

Also ma·tha [muhth-uh] /ˈmʌθ ə/.

## Origin of math

^{3}

First recorded in 1825–35, math is from the Sanskrit word maṭha hut

## Definition for math (4 of 4)

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

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

math.

/ US and Canadian /

### abbreviation for

mathematics

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