IN MATH: 1. terms with exactly the same variable factors and variable divisors.

IN ENGLISH: 1. as defined above.
APPLICATION: (see list 210)
1. Write two terms like .
2. Combine like terms to simplify: 4x + 3y  5x  6y + 3x.
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