Definition of Notation. Meaning of Notation. Synonyms of Notation

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Definition of Notation

Notation
Notation No*ta"tion, n. [L. notatio a marking, observing, etymology, fr. notare to mark, nota a mark: cf. F. notation. See 5th Note.] 1. The act or practice of recording anything by marks, figures, or characters. 2. Any particular system of characters, symbols, or abbreviated expressions used in art or science, to express briefly technical facts, quantities, etc. Esp., the system of figures, letters, and signs used in arithmetic and algebra to express number, quantity, or operations. 3. Literal or etymological signification. [Obs.] ``Conscience' is a Latin word, and, according to the very notation of it, imports a double or joint knowledge. --South.

Meaning of Notation from wikipedia

- In linguistics and semiotics, a notation is a system of graphics or symbols, characters and abbreviated expressions, used (for example) in artistic and...
- Scientific notation is a way of expressing real numbers that are too large or too small to be conveniently written in decimal form. It may be referred...
- Big O notation is a mathematical notation that describes the limiting behavior of a function when the argument tends towards a particular value or infinity...
- Music notation or musical notation is any system used to visually represent aurally perceived music pla**** with instruments or sung by the human voice...
- Scientific pitch notation (or SPN, also known as American standard pitch notation (ASPN) and international pitch notation (IPN))[unreliable source?] is...
- Algebraic notation (or AN) is a method for recording and describing the moves in a game of chess. It is based on a system of coordinates to uniquely identify...
- Polish notation (PN), also known as normal Polish notation (NPN), Łukasiewicz notation, Warsaw notation, Polish prefix notation or simply prefix notation, is...
- differential calculus, there is no single uniform notation for differentiation. Instead, several different notations for the derivative of a function or variable...
- of notation used lengthy narratives to describe each move; these gradually evolved into terser notation systems. Currently algebraic chess notation is...
- Dental professionals, in writing or speech, use several different dental notation systems for ****ociating information with a specific tooth. The three most...
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