# suffix notation

## Definitions

### General Science

- noun the system of writing mathematical operations in a logical way, so that the symbol appears after the numbers to be acted upon

### Computing

- noun
__mathematical__operations written in a logical way, so that the symbol appears after the numbers to be acted upon.

### Electronics

- A manner of forming mathematical or logical expressions in which the operators appear after the operands. For example, (A + B) × C, which is in infix notation, would appear as ABC+
^{*}in suffix notation. Also called postfix notation, or reverse Polish notation.