Meaning of MATHEMATICAL in English


math ‧ e ‧ mat ‧ i ‧ cal /ˌmæθəˈmætɪk ə l◂, ˌmæθɪˈmætɪk ə l◂/ BrE AmE adjective

1 . relating to or using mathematics

mathematical equation/calculation/formula etc

mathematical analysis

the development of mathematical skills

a mathematical genius

2 . [only before noun] calculating things in a careful exact way:

The whole trip was planned with mathematical precision.

3 . mathematical certainty something that is completely certain to happen

4 . a mathematical chance (of something) a very small chance that something will happen

—mathematically /-kli/ adverb

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.