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"
relating to or having ability to think in or work with numbers
"tests for rating numerical aptitude"; "a mathematical whiz"
"a mathematical certainty"
statistically possible though highly improbable
"have a mathematical chance of making the playoffs"
characterized by the exactness or precision of mathematics
Of, or relating to mathematics
Possible but highly improbable
of or pertaining to mathematics; according to mathematics; hence, theoretically precise; accurate; as, mathematical geography; mathematical instruments; mathematical exactness
Etymology: [See Mathematic.]
Relating to mathematics.
The mathematical process was easy and simple.Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'mathematical' in Adjectives Frequency: #878
The numerical value of mathematical in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of mathematical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of mathematical in a Sentence
Nobody before the Pythagorean had thought that mathematical relations held the secret of the universe. Twenty-five centuries later, Europe is still blessed and cursed with their heritage. To non-European civilizations, the idea that numbers are the key to both wisdom and power, seems never to have occurred.
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.
I will not go so far as to say that to construct a history of thought without profound study of the mathematical ideas of successive epochs is like omitting Hamlet from the play which is named after him. . . But it is certainly analogous to cutting out the part of Ophelia. This simile is singularly exact. For Ophelia is quite essential to the play, she is very charming-- and a little mad.
As for everything else, so for mathematical theory: beauty can be perceived but not explained.
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
Popularity rank by frequency of use
Translations for mathematical
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- matemàticCatalan, Valencian
- rechnerisch, mathematischGerman
- matemática, matemáticoSpanish
- matemaattinen, teoreettinenFinnish
- matamataigeachScottish Gaelic
- mathēmaticus, mathēmaticālisLatin
- theoretisch, wiskundigDutch
- matematisk, teoretiskNorwegian
- matematic, matematicăRomanian
Get even more translations for mathematical »
Find a translation for the mathematical definition in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Gaeilge (Irish)
- Українська (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Discuss these mathematical definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"mathematical." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 1 Oct. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/mathematical>.