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Re: The Definition of Mathematics
Posted: Dec 9, 2011 1:07 AM
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On Dec 6, 9:28 pm, Shubee <e.shu...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Mathematics is the science of creating precise definitions that, once
> understood, reveal exquisite structures.http://everythingimportant.org/science
>
> That's the best definition of mathematics that I have found so far.
> How do you think mathematics should be defined?


I'd say that mathematics is the study of relationships.


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