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Mathematics Dictionary

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princeton118
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Dec3-07, 07:45 PM
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Someone can recommend some good mathematics dictionary or handbook which is comprehensive, completeness and which states the mathematical notions clearly.
Thanks!
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CRGreathouse
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Dec3-07, 10:51 PM
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I don't really think such a thing is possible, but you can try:
Abramowitz and Stegun, 10th edition
and
The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences
for starters.
yasiru89
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Dec4-07, 08:52 AM
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Why not just use Mathworld, Wikipedia or other online resources instead? Can be much more comprehensive than any printed volume can ever be.

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Dec4-07, 08:59 AM
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Mathematics Dictionary

Dictionary of Applied math for engineers and scientists. CRC Press.
coomast
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Dec7-07, 04:21 AM
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"Mathematical Handbook for Scientists and Engineers, definitions, theorems and formulas for reference and review" written by Granino A. Korn and Theresa M. Korn, Dover publications, Inc. ISBN 0-486-41147-8
Diffy
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Dec7-07, 02:25 PM
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Quote Quote by yasiru89 View Post
Why not just use Mathworld, Wikipedia or other online resources instead? Can be much more comprehensive than any printed volume can ever be.
I agree, I love http://mathworld.wolfram.com/


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