'''Understanding mathematical definitions''' refers to the process of understanding the meaning of definitions in mathematics.
Understanding a definition in mathematics is a complicated and laborious process. The following table summarizes some of the things one might do when trying to understand a new definition.
| Chunking/processing level by level || This is for definitions that involve multiple layers of quantifiers. || || || See Tao's definitions for <math>\varepsilon</math>-close, eventually <math>\varepsilon</math>-close, <math>\varepsilon</math>-adherent, etc.