**Algebraic sum** — Sum Sum, n. [OE. summe, somme, OF. sume, some, F. somme, L. summa, fr. summus highest, a superlative from sub under. See {Sub }, and cf. {Supreme}.] 1. The aggregate of two or more numbers, magnitudes, quantities, or particulars; the amount or… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Sum** — Sum, n. [OE. summe, somme, OF. sume, some, F. somme, L. summa, fr. summus highest, a superlative from sub under. See {Sub }, and cf. {Supreme}.] 1. The aggregate of two or more numbers, magnitudes, quantities, or particulars; the amount or whole… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

**Algebraic fraction** — In elementary algebra, an algebraic fraction is the indicated quotient of two algebraic expressions.[1] Two examples of algebraic fractions are and . Algebraic fractions are subject to the same laws as arithmetic fractions. Contents 1 Terminology … Wikipedia

**Algebraic normal form** — In Boolean logic, the algebraic normal form (ANF) is a method of standardizing and normalizing logical formulas. As a normal form, it can be used in automated theorem proving (ATP), but is more commonly used in the design of cryptographic random… … Wikipedia

**Algebraic character** — is a formal expression attached to a module in representation theory of semisimple Lie algebras that generalizes the character of a finite dimensional representation and is analogous to the Harish Chandra character of the representations of… … Wikipedia

**Algebraic-group factorisation algorithm** — Algebraic group factorisation algorithms are algorithms for factoring an integer N by working in an algebraic group defined modulo N whose group structure is the direct sum of the reduced groups obtained by performing the equations defining the… … Wikipedia

**Algebraic curve** — In algebraic geometry, an algebraic curve is an algebraic variety of dimension one. The theory of these curves in general was quite fully developed in the nineteenth century, after many particular examples had been considered, starting with… … Wikipedia

**Algebraic data type** — In computer programming, particularly functional programming and type theory, an algebraic data type (sometimes also called a variant type[1]) is a datatype each of whose values is data from other datatypes wrapped in one of the constructors of… … Wikipedia

**Algebraic number** — In mathematics, an algebraic number is a complex number that is a root of a non zero polynomial in one variable with rational (or equivalently, integer) coefficients. Complex numbers such as pi that are not algebraic are said to be transcendental … Wikipedia

**Algebraic K-theory** — In mathematics, algebraic K theory is an important part of homological algebra concerned with defining and applying a sequence Kn(R) of functors from rings to abelian groups, for all integers n. For historical reasons, the lower K groups K0 and… … Wikipedia