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higher mathematics

noun
1.
the advanced portions of mathematics, customarily considered as embracing all beyond ordinary arithmetic, geometry, algebra, and trigonometry.
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British Dictionary definitions for higher mathematics

higher mathematics

noun
1.
(functioning as sing) abstract mathematics, including number theory and topology, that is more advanced than basic arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and trigonometry
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