What does mathematical mean?

Definitions for mathematical
ˌmæθ əˈmæt ɪ kəlmath·e·mat·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. numerical, mathematicaladjective

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

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

  3. mathematicaladjective

    beyond question

    "a mathematical certainty"

  4. mathematicaladjective

    statistically possible though highly improbable

    "have a mathematical chance of making the playoffs"

  5. mathematicaladjective

    characterized by the exactness or precision of mathematics

    "mathematical precision"

Wiktionary

  1. mathematicaladjective

    Of, or relating to mathematics

  2. mathematicaladjective

    Possible but highly improbable

Webster Dictionary

  1. 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

  1. mathematical

    Relating to mathematics.

    The mathematical process was easy and simple.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mathematical in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mathematical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of mathematical in a Sentence

  1. Auguste Comte, Philosophie Positive (1830):

    Every attempt to employ mathematical methods in the study of chemical questions must be considered profoundly irrational and contrary to the spirit of chemistry... If mathematical analysis should ever had prominent place in chemistry - an aberration, which is happily almost impossible - it would be a rapid and widespread degeneration of that science.

  2. Mark Woolhouse:

    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.

  3. Andrew Chamberlain:

    The existence of these measuring devices implies an advanced knowledge in prehistoric Britain of geometry and of the mathematical properties of circles.

  4. Carl Levin:

    You're in a different mathematical world than most mathematicians that look at this.

  5. Link Starbureiy:

    An animation of real variables proves that the mathematical model is true.

Images & Illustrations of mathematical

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