commutative law

noun

Definition of commutative law

: a law applicable to certain mathematical operations: the order of the elements involved is immaterial

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“Commutative law.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commutative%20law. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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