seminumerical algebraic manipulation language

seminumerical algebraic manipulation language

[¦sem·i·nü′mer·ə·kəl ‚al·jə′brā·ik mə‚nip·yə′lā·shən ‚laŋ·gwij]
(computer science)
The most elementary type of algebraic manipulation language, constructed to manipulate data from rigid classes of mathematical objects possessing strictly canonical forms.
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