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Definitions for numerical
nuˈmɛr ɪ kəl, nyu-nu·mer·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. numeric, numericaladjective

    measured or expressed in numbers

    "numerical value"; "the numerical superiority of the enemy"

  2. numeral, numerical, numericadjective

    of or relating to or denoting numbers

    "a numeral adjective"

  3. numerical, mathematicaladjective

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

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


  1. numericaladjective

    of or pertaining to numbers

    Etymology: From numeric + al

Webster Dictionary

  1. Numericalnoun

    belonging to number; denoting number; consisting in numbers; expressed by numbers, and not letters; as, numerical characters; a numerical equation; a numerical statement

  2. Numericalnoun

    the same in number; hence, identically the same; identical; as, the same numerical body

Editors Contribution

  1. numerical

    Of or pertaining to numbers.

    Time is numerical.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 22, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of numerical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of numerical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of numerical in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Employers who cheat their employees are more in numbers than the employees who dupe their employers; despite the fact that the employees are far much more in numerical figures than the employers.

  2. Erik Bitmanis of Iversoft Solutions:

    Give the data and numbers a meaning outside of their numerical value, this is done by first knowing what your goals are and the KPIs that will have an impact on those goals.

  3. Atsutoshi Nishida:

    Since 2000 we didn't clear our annual forecasts even once. We've lost the trust of the market, i want to start by getting people to trust Toshiba as a company that's solid in terms of hitting numerical targets.

  4. Franklin D. Roosevelt:

    The moment a mere numerical superiority by either states or voters in this country proceeds to ignore the needs and desires of the minority, and for their own selfish purpose or advancement, hamper or oppress that minority, or debar them in any way from equal privileges and equal rights -- that moment will mark the failure of our constitutional system.

  5. Joe Maddon:

    The fact that it’s even considered a race just amazes me, if you’re just going by a generated numerical metric, you’re going to be deceived often. I have n’t seen that body of work in a season, better than him. I ’m going to say this, he’s the best infielder. Him and( A's third baseman Matt) Chapman are two of the best infielders I’ve seen this year. Do n’t tell me there’s anybody out there, both leagues, that play that position like he does.

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