category theory

Noun

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Noun

**category theory** (*uncountable*)

- (
*mathematics*) A branch of mathematics which deals with spaces and maps between them in abstraction, taking similar theorems from various disparate more concrete branches of mathematics and unifying them.

- French: théorie des catégories
- German: Kategorientheorie
- Spanish: teoría de categorías

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