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{{other usesBinomial (disambiguation){{!}}Binomial}}
In [[algebra]], a '''binomial''' is a [[polynomial]] that is the sum of two
 last = Weisstein
 first = Eric
where {{math''a''}} and {{math''b''}} are [[number]]s, and {{math''m''}} and {{math''n''}} are distinct [[nonnegative integer]]s and {{math''x''}} is a symbol which is called an [[indeterminate (variable)indeterminate]] or, for historical reasons, a [[variable (mathematics)variable]]. In the context of [[Laurent polynomial]]s, a ''Laurent binomial'', often simply called a ''binomial'', is similarly defined, but the exponents {{math''m''}} and {{math''n''}} may be negative.
More generally, a
 last = Sturmfels
 first = Bernd
