Polish notation

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Synonyms for Polish notation

a parenthesis-free notation for forming mathematical expressions in which each operator precedes its operands

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HP's use of Reverse Polish Notation, a calculation method deemed more accurate and faster than algebraic notation, was at first controversial.
As a scientific programmable calculator, users can switch between Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) and algebraic entry-system logic at any time.
these calculators do both algebraic and reverse polish notation (RPN).
Other features include the ability to easily switch between Reverse Polish Notation and algebraic mode and undo and backspace buttons.
The 17bll+ has a menu-driven interface that simplifies each step in a calculation, and users can switch between traditional algebraic input mode and Reverse Polish Notation, HP's input method.