algebraic expression

noun

Definition of algebraic expression

: an expression obtained by a finite number of the fundamental operations of algebra upon symbols representing numbers

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First Known Use of algebraic expression

1764, in the meaning defined above

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“Algebraic expression.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/algebraic%20expression. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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