Ilmu’r-Riyazah

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ILMU ‘R-RIYAZAH علم الرياضة
Mathematics. The author of the Kashfu ‘z-Zunun says the science of Riyazah is divided into four sections: 1, hadasah, geometry; 2, hi’ah, astronomy; 3, hisab, arithematic; 4, musiqa, music.

Based on Hughes, Dictionary of Islam