Meaning of algebraism in English:

algebraism

Pronunciation /ˈaldʒɪbreɪɪz(ə)m/

noun

(also algebrism)
rare
  • Algebra; an algebraic operation or expression. In later use frequently figurative: excessive or inappropriate use of symbols; an instance of this.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Chambers's Cyclopaedia. From algebra + -ism, after algebraist.