noun, plural in form but singular in construction
al·​go·​rith·​mics | \ ¦al-gə-¦rit͟h-miks How to pronounce algorithmics (audio) \

Definition of algorithmics

: the study, analysis, and development of algorithms This week, he is the chief organizer of a heavyweight conference there titled “New Directions in Cluster Supercomputing,” which will examine, among other things, “the use of parallel algorithmics and cluster computing in phylogenetics, genomics and neurobiology.”— John Kifner, New York Times, 12 June 2001

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1979, in the meaning defined above

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“Algorithmics.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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