Definitions of mathematics

  1. The science of number and space, and of all their relations.
  2. That science, or class of sciences, which treats of the exact relations existing between quantities or magnitudes, and of the methods by which, in accordance with these relations, quantities sought are deducible from other quantities known or supposed; the science of spatial and quantitative relations.
  3. Mathematic, mathematical.
  4. The science which treats of whatever can be measured or numbered, embracing the three departments of arithmetic, geometry, and analysis, with their subdivisions.
  5. a science ( or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
  6. The science that treats of quantities and magnitudes, by the use of symbols.