Definition of mathematician in English:


Syllabification: math·e·ma·ti·cian
Pronunciation: /ˌmaTH(ə)məˈtiSHən


An expert in or student of mathematics.
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.


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

Definition of mathematician in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day vituperate
Pronunciation: vəˈt(y)o͞opəˌrāt
blame or insult (someone) in strong language...