# Meaning of pure mathematics in English

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## Noun

pure mathematics### Definitions

1. the branches of mathematics that study and develop the principles of mathematics for their own sake rather than for their immediate usefulness

## Famous quotes

- « Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas. » Albert Einstein
- « The object of pure physics is the unfolding of the laws of the intelligible world the object of pure mathematics that of unfolding the laws of human intelligence. » James Joseph Sylvester