rational operation


noun

any of the mathematical operations of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Nearby words

  1. rational,
  2. rational form,
  3. rational function,
  4. rational horizon,
  5. rational number,
  6. rational therapy,
  7. rational-emotive therapy,
  8. rationale,
  9. rationalise,
  10. rationalism

Origin of rational operation

First recorded in 1900–05

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