### What does **mathematical** mean?

# Definitions for mathematical

ˌmæθ əˈmæt ɪ kəlmath·e·mat·i·cal

#### Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word **mathematical**.

### Princeton's WordNet

mathematicaladjective

of or pertaining to or of the nature of mathematics

"a mathematical textbook"; "slide rules and other mathematical instruments"; "a mathematical solution to a problem"; "mathematical proof"

numerical, mathematicaladjective

relating to or having ability to think in or work with numbers

"tests for rating numerical aptitude"; "a mathematical whiz"

mathematicaladjective

beyond question

"a mathematical certainty"

mathematicaladjective

statistically possible though highly improbable

"have a mathematical chance of making the playoffs"

mathematicaladjective

characterized by the exactness or precision of mathematics

"mathematical precision"

### Wiktionary

mathematicaladjective

Of, or relating to mathematics

mathematicaladjective

Possible but highly improbable

### Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

MATHEMATICAL, MATHEMATICKadjective

Considered according to the doctrine of the mathematicians.

**Etymology:**mathematicus, Lat.The East and West,

Upon the globe, a*mathematick*point

Only divides: thus happiness and misery,

And all extremes, are still contiguous.*John Denham, Sophy.*It is as impossible for an aggregate of finites to comprehend or exhaust one infinite, as it is for the greatest number of

*mathematick*points to amount to, or constitute a body.*Boyle.*I suppose all the particles of matter to be situated in an exact and

*mathematical*evenness.*Richard Bentley, Serm.*

### Webster Dictionary

Mathematicaladjective

of or pertaining to mathematics; according to mathematics; hence, theoretically precise; accurate; as, mathematical geography; mathematical instruments; mathematical exactness

**Etymology:**[See Mathematic.]

### Editors Contribution

mathematical

Relating to mathematics.

The mathematical process was easy and simple.

Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020

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Adjectives Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'mathematical' in Adjectives Frequency: #878

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of mathematical in Chaldean Numerology is:

**9**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of mathematical in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**7**

### Examples of mathematical in a Sentence

And it really upset the anti-smoking people, it upset the folks who are in the nutrition and physical activity for cancer prevention -- Bert Vogelstein really upset the prevention crowd, keep in mind it's a

**mathematical**simulation, it's not a clinical trial, but [ Vogelstein is ] noting that a certain number of cases are due to replication error, DNA replication error, in normal growth.We don't have anything against anybody. We don't have an agenda. We are looking for facts and we fact-check the right and the left, it just so happens that there's a lot more to fact-check on the right. It's just

**mathematical**.The mere formulation of a problem is far more essential than its solution, which may be merely a matter of

**mathematical**or experimental skills. To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle requires creative imagination and marks real advances in science.An animation of real variables proves that the

**mathematical**model is true.Using a

**mathematical**model the authors show that even under the most pessimistic assumption that young people are fully infectious then school closures could still have substantially less impact on the epidemic than they would for influenza-like infections.

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## Translations for **mathematical**

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- matemàticCatalan, Valencian
- matematickýCzech
- mathemategolWelsh
- matematiskDanish
- mathematisch, rechnerischGerman
- matematikaEsperanto
- matemática, matemáticoSpanish
- teoreettinen, matemaattinenFinnish
- mathématiqueFrench
- matamaiticiúilIrish
- matamataigeachScottish Gaelic
- մաթեմատիկականArmenian
- matematikalaIdo
- stærðfræðilegurIcelandic
- mathēmaticus, mathēmaticālisLatin
- matematinisLithuanian
- matemātisksLatvian
- wiskundig, theoretischDutch
- matematisk, teoretiskNorwegian
- matematycznyPolish
- matemáticoPortuguese
- matematică, matematicRomanian
- математи́ческийRussian
- matematiskSwedish
- matematikVolapük

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