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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or involving the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations

Usage examples (37)
  • arithmetical computations
  • And his 'arithmetical' increase of food is nowhere explained or justified, nor supported by any data.
  • The Maya practiced a kind of arithmetical astronomy and so thought in terms of numbers rather than the geometrical orientation of western science.
  • "arithmetical"; and when a high degree of each is demanded, the separation between knowledge and information is complete. for more
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