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Maths Thesaurus

This site contains brief explanations of mathematical terms and ideas. Part of the Millennium Mathematics Project, which has been awarded the Queen's Anniversary Prize. This is the highest award for achievement to the higher and further education sector and is the educational and research counterpart of the Queen's Award to Industry.

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Connecting Mathematics

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Mathematical concepts

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 Other relationships: References ("A link to a term used in explaining this idea), Referenced By ("Links to ideas which build on this one."

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 Copyright University of Cambridge and Partners. "We make both the content and the code of this site available under open source licences." "Source code is copyright University of Cambridge, and is available under this MIT style source licence. Data is copyright the respective contributors, and is available under this MIT style content licence." 

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"This web site is a java web application that runs in a v2.3 (or later) servlet container such as Apache Tomcat, Resin or WebSphere. To mirror the site, download the latest mmkb tgz or zip file, extract the contents and read the installation instructions in docs/INSTALL.TXT.
We also plan to release a simple to use Setup file so you can install a copy for personal use on a Windows machine. This is not yet available, though the distribution does run on Windows if you follow the instructions in docs/INSTALL.TXT."

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University of Cambridge
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