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[muhth] /mʌθ/
noun
1.
an order of Hindu monks.
Also, matha
[muhth-uh] /ˈmʌθ ə/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of math3
1825-1835
1825-35; < Sanskrit maṭha hut
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British Dictionary definitions for matha

math

/mæθ/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian, informal) short for mathematics Brit equivalent maths
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Word Origin and History for matha

math

n.

American English shortening of mathematics, 1890; the British preference, maths, is attested from 1911.

"a mowing," Old English mæð "mowing, cutting of grass," from Proto-Germanic *mediz (cf. Old Frisian meth, Old High German mad, German Mahd "mowing, hay crop"), from PIE *me- "to cut down grass or grain with a sickle or scythe" (see mow).

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Slang definitions & phrases for matha

math

noun

Mathematics (Students)


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Related Abbreviations for matha

math

mathematics
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