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numerical (adj.)

"pertaining to or relating to number, denoting number," 1620s, from Latin numerus "a number" (see number (n.)) + -ical. Perhaps by influence of French numérique "of a number or numbers." Related: Numerically.

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Definitions of numerical

numerical (adj.)
measured or expressed in numbers;
numerical value
the numerical superiority of the enemy
Synonyms: numeric
numerical (adj.)
of or relating to or denoting numbers;
numerical order
Synonyms: numeral / numeric
numerical (adj.)
relating to or having ability to think in or work with numbers;
tests for rating numerical aptitude
Synonyms: mathematical
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