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ten thousand
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one to five
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nought (naught) point (decimal) twenty-eight/ two eight
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two point (decimal) five nought/ zero
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a (one) half
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a (one) third
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a (one) quarter, a (one) fourth
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a (one) fifth
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six and 3 fifths
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ten to the power of one; ten to the power one; ten to the first power; ten to the first
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ten to the second; ten squared
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ten to the third; ten cubed
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ten to the power of infinity
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ten to the minus first (power); ten to the power minus one
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ten to the power of two thirds
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a to the nth (power)
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a to the minus nth (power); the reciprocal of an (a to the nth power)
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a to the power of minus three x
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a sub n; a subscript n
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a pre-sub n; a pre-subscript n
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a super n; a superscript n
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a pre-superscript n
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a one
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A one; capital a one
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a plus b
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a minus b
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a plus or minus b
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a times b; a (multiplied) by b
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a divided by b; a over b
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a times b over c times d
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a to the mth times a to the nth is (equals) a to the power of m plus n
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a to the mth divided by a to the nth is (equals) a to the power of m minus n
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a equals b; a is equal to b
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a is not equal to b
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a is greater than b
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a is less than b
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a is much greater than b
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a is much less than b
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a is greater than or equal to b
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a is not less than b
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a is less than or equal to b; a is not greater than b
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a is identical with b; a is always equal to b
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a is approximately equal to b
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5 hours correspond to twenty kilometres
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p is to q as s is to t
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the sum of bi for i equals 1 to n
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the product of n terms for i equals 1 to n
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a is an element of M
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a is not an element of M
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M is a set with the elements 2, 4, 6
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M is an empty/null set
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A is a subset of B; A is contained/included in B
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A is a proper subset of B
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the union of A and B
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the intersection of A and B
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the Cartesian product of A and B; the cross product set of A and B
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A and B are equivalent to each other; A can be mapped on B biuniquely
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complement of A; A prime
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a dash; a prime
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a in brackets; a in squared brackets
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a in braces; a in curly brackets
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a parenthesis (open) b plus c parenthesis (close); a times the sum of b plus c
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bracket (open) a plus b bracket (close) multiplied by c
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one half times brace open a bracket open b plus parenthesis open c minus d parenthesis bracket brace close
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x squared divided by y cubed in parentheses to the mth (power)
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small e cubed divided by capital e to the fourth power in parentheses to the power (of) r
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square root of a
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third/cube root of a
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nth root of a
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square root of the sum of a plus b
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the nth root of d over g equals t
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logarithm (decadic or common)
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natural logarithm
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common logarithm of x
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natural logarithm of x
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logarithm to the base b
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logarithm of two to the base ten is nought point three nought one nought three
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logarithm of three point one four two is nought point four nine seven two
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logarithm of m times n in parentheses to the base a equals logarithm of m to the base a plus logarithm of n to the base a
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logarithm of m over n to the base a equals logarithm of m to the base a minus logarithm of n to the base a
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logarithm of the rth root of m to the base a is one rth times logarithm of m to the base a
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logarithm of the sine of the angle β
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sine x
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cosine x
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the (first) derivative of the sine of x equals the cosine of x
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tangent x
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cotangent x
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secant x
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cosecant x
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a is parallel to b
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a is not parallel to b
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a is equal and parallel to b
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a is perpendicular to b
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capital a (A) has the same angle as capital b (B)
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x approaches x nought; x tends to x nought
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the limit of f of x as x tends to x one is capital L
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the limit of f of x as x tends to x nought is not equal to f of x nought
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the limit of a sub n is zero as n tends to infinity
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function f of x; f of x
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f prime (dash) of x; first derivative of x
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differential of y
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infinity differential of x
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an increment of y; delta y
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dy by dx; the derivative of y = f(x) with respect to x
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dny by dx to the nth power; the nth derivative of y = f(x) with respect to x
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partial differentiation
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delta times function of x
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integral
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double integral
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triple integral
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indefinite integral
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definite integral (a lower limit, b upper limit)
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the integral of small f of x dx equals capital f of x, plus capital c, if capital f prime of x is equal to small f of x
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determinant of a square matrix capital a
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the determinant whose element in the ith row and jth column is a subscript of ij
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the matrix with the elements a subscript ik
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the matrix whose elements in the ith row and jth column is a subscript ij
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complex conjugate of the matrix A
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identity matrix
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inverse of the matrix A
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Hermitian conjugate of the matrix A
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transpose of the matrix A
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the norm of matrix A