# Definition of *mathematician* in English:

## mathematician

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### noun

- An expert in or student of mathematics:
*one of the world’s foremost theoretical mathematicians*More example sentences- Indian mathematicians and astronomers constructed sine table with great precision.
- Of course mathematicians continue to do mathematics while on holiday and they were both working hard.
- This is an introduction to intuitionistic mathematics for mature mathematicians.

### Origin

late Middle English: from Old French *mathematicien*, from Latin *mathematicus* 'mathematical', from Greek *mathēmatikos* (see mathematical).