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A Notation is a set of well-defined rules for representing quantities and operations with symbols.

See also Arrow Notation, Chained Arrow Notation, Circle Notation, Clebsch-Aronhold Notation, Conway's Knot Notation, Dowker Notation, Down Arrow Notation, Petrov Notation, Scientific Notation, Steinhaus-Moser Notation


Cajori, F. A History of Mathematical Notations, Vols. 1-2. New York: Dover, 1993.

Miller, J. ``Earliest Uses of Various Mathematical Symbols.''

Miller, J. ``Earliest Uses of Some of the Words of Mathematics.''

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