Definition of math in English:


Syllabification: math
Pronunciation: /maTH


North American
  • Mathematics: she teaches math and science
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    • It was laborious and tedious and horrible, but it got me interested in math.
    • At my hotel, a professor came every morning to teach math and reading skills to the workers.
    • He has also complained that they've kept him from teaching math to his fellow inmates.


mid 19th century: abbreviation.

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