HyperDic: pure_mathematics

English > 1 sense of the expression pure mathematics:
NOUNcognitionpure mathematicsthe branches of mathematics that study and develop the principles of mathematics for their own sake rather than for their immediate usefulness
English > pure mathematics: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe branches of mathematics that study and develop the principles of mathematics for their own sake rather than for their immediate usefulness.
NarroweralgebraThe mathematics of generalized arithmetical operations
arithmeticThe branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations
calculus, infinitesimal calculusThe branch of mathematics that is concerned with limits and with the differentiation and integration of functions
geometryThe pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces
group theoryThe branch of mathematics dealing with groups
metamathematicsThe logical analysis of mathematical reasoning
numerical analysis(mathematics) the branch of mathematics that studies algorithms for approximating solutions to problems in the infinitesimal calculus
set theoryThe branch of pure mathematics that deals with the nature and relations of sets
topology, analysis situsThe branch of pure mathematics that deals only with the properties of a figure X that hold for every figure into which X can be transformed with a one-to-one correspondence that is continuous in both directions
trigonometry, trigThe mathematics of triangles and trigonometric functions
Broadermathematics, math, mathsA science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic / logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
Catalanmatemàtica pura

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