sign of aggregation

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of sign of aggregation

:any of various conventional devices (such as braces, brackets, parentheses, or vinculums) used in mathematics to indicate that two or more terms are to be treated as one quantity

First Known Use of sign of aggregation

circa 1942


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