Pronunciation: /ˌdɛf əˈnɪ ʃən/ ?

A definition assigns properties to a mathematical object.[1] For example, the definition of a square is, "A four-sided polygon where the vertices are right angles and the sides are the same length." The properties assigned to a square are:


  1. definition. WordNet. Princeton University. (Accessed: 2011-01-08).

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