mathematician

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noun math·e·ma·ti·cian \ ˌmath-mə-ˈti-shən , ˌma-thə- \

Definition of mathematician

:a specialist or expert in mathematics

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First Known Use of mathematician

15th century


MATHEMATICIAN Defined for English Language Learners

mathematician

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Definition of mathematician for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is an expert in mathematics


MATHEMATICIAN Defined for Kids

mathematician

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noun math·e·ma·ti·cian \ ˌma-thə-mə-ˈti-shən \

Definition of mathematician for Students

:a specialist in mathematics


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