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Below are common math words that start with y.

- Yang-Mills theory (used in theoretical physics)
- Y-axis
- Y-intercept
- Y-coordinate
- Y-component
- Y-tile (used in statistics)
- Yard (used in measurement)
- Yotta- (prefix denoting 10^24 in the metric system)
- Yen (used in currency conversions)
- Yottabyte (unit of digital information)
- Y-axis symmetry (used in geometry)
- Yaw (used in physics, engineering, and navigation)
- Y-linked traits (used in genetics)
- Young’s modulus (used in materials science)
- Yoke (used in mechanical systems and engineering)
- Yield (used in statistics and finance)
- Y-intercept form (used in equations)
- Yoke angle (used in mechanics and engineering)
- Yottaampere (unit of electric current, 10^24 amperes)
- Yagi-Uda antenna (used in radio and communications)

**Y-Axis:**Vertical axis in a Cartesian coordinate system.**Yield Point:**Stress point at which material begins to deform.**Yarn Architecture:**Complex patterns formed by intertwining threads.**Y-coordinate:**Vertical position in a coordinate system.**Yin-Yang Curve:**Curve dividing plane into equal areas.**Yoctometer:**Extremely small unit of length (10^-24 meters).**Yoke:**Circular frame for measuring circles and angles.**Yoke Line:**Line in a ship’s design indicating waterline.**Yotta:**Prefix denoting a factor of 10^24 in measurement.**Young’s Modulus:**Measure of material’s stiffness under stress.

**Y-Axis:**Vertical line on a coordinate plane.**Y-Intercept:**Point where a graph crosses the y-axis.**Yard:**Unit of length equal to three feet.**Yen:**Currency of Japan.**Yottabyte:**Extremely large unit of digital storage, equal to 10^24 bytes.

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