# Definitions and Synonyms of *mathematical operation* | Another word for *mathematical operation* | What is *mathematical operation? *

*Definition 1: (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods - [noun denoting act]*

*Samples where mathematical operation or its synonyms are used according to this definition*

*the problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation**they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic*

*Synonyms for mathematical operation in the sense of this definition*

*(**mathematical operation* is a kind of ...) the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods

*mathematical operation*is a kind of ...) the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods

*(... is a kind of **mathematical operation* ) a method of solving simultaneous equations by guessing a solution and then reducing the errors that result by successive approximations until all the errors are less than some specified amount

*mathematical operation*) a method of solving simultaneous equations by guessing a solution and then reducing the errors that result by successive approximations until all the errors are less than some specified amount

*(... is a kind of **mathematical operation* ) drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem

*mathematical operation*) drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem

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*"the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem"*