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

**References**

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

Miller, J. ``Earliest Uses of Various Mathematical Symbols.'' http://members.aol.com/jeff570/mathsym.html.

Miller, J. ``Earliest Uses of Some of the Words of Mathematics.'' http://members.aol.com/jeff570/mathword.html.

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