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algebraist

[al-juh-brey-ist] /ˈæl dʒəˌbreɪ ɪst/
noun
1.
an expert in algebra.
Origin of algebraist
1665-1675
1665-75; algebra + -ist
Related forms
subalgebraist, noun
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  • Like the great French algebraist, Vieta, from whom he drew much of his inspiration, he was an amateur mathematician.

    William Oughtred Florian Cajori
  • The problem is of course (as any algebraist sees at once) a case of "simultaneous simple equations."

    A Tangled Tale Lewis Carroll

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