# Algebraic

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**Algebraic**— may refer to:* Algebraic chess notation mdash; a method used to record and describe the play of chess games. * Algebraic data types. * Algebraic group mdash; a term from algebraic geometry. * Algebraic numbers (those which are roots of certain… …2

**Algebraic**— Al ge*bra ic, Algebraical Al ge*bra ic*al, a. 1. Of or pertaining to algebra; using algebra; according to the laws of algebra; containing an operation of algebra, or deduced from such operation; as, algebraic characters; algebraical writings;… …3

**algebraic**— [al΄jə brā′ik] adj. 1. of, used in, or characteristic of algebra 2. of a number, etc. expressible by algebraic operations: opposed to TRANSCENDENTAL: Also algebraical algebraically adv …4

**algebraic**— (adj.) 1660s, from ALGEBRA (Cf. algebra) + IC (Cf. ic). Earlier was algebraical (1570s) …5

**algebraic**— algebraically, adv. /al jeuh bray ik/, adj. 1. of, occurring in, or utilizing algebra. 2. Math. of or pertaining to an element that is the root of a polynomial equation with coefficients from some given field. 3. using arbitrary letters or… …6

**algebraic**— adjective Date: 1662 1. relating to, involving, or according to the laws of algebra 2. involving only a finite number of repetitions of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, extraction of roots, and raising to powers < algebraic… …7

**algebraic**— adj. Algebraic is used with these nouns: ↑equation, ↑formula, ↑geometry …8

**algebraic**— [[t]æ̱lʤɪbre͟ɪɪk[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Algebraic equations, expressions, and principles are based on or use algebra …9

**algebraic**— /ældʒəˈbreɪɪk/ (say aljuh brayik) adjective 1. of or occurring in algebra. 2. Mathematics (of a number) satisfying a polynomial equation with integral coefficients: √2 is algebraic as it satisfies the equation x2 2 = 0. Also, algebraical.… …10

**algebraic**— algebra ► NOUN ▪ the branch of mathematics in which letters and other symbols are used to represent numbers and quantities in formulae and equations. DERIVATIVES algebraic adjective algebraist noun. ORIGIN Latin, from an Arabic word meaning «the… …