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1. Any mathematical expression in whichan addition operator is applied to two or more subexpressionseach of which is an application of a multiplication operator.The most common case would be scalar addition andmultiplication, e.g.ab + cdbut the term is used for other kinds of operators with similarproperties, such as AND and OR in Boolean algebra, e.g. (a AND b) OR (c AND d)2. algebraic data type.
By Denis Howe