Meaning of NUMERICAL in English

NUMERICAL

nu ‧ mer ‧ i ‧ cal /njuːˈmerɪk ə l $ nuː-/ BrE AmE adjective

[ Word Family: noun : ↑ number , ↑ numeral , ↑ numeracy , ↑ numerator , ↑ innumeracy ; adjective : ↑ innumerable , ↑ numerical , ↑ numerous , ↑ numerate ≠ ↑ innumerate ; verb : ↑ number , ↑ outnumber ; adverb : ↑ numerically ]

[ Date: 1600-1700 ; Language: Latin ; Origin: numerus ; ⇨ ↑ number 1 ]

expressed or considered in numbers:

a numerical code

The home team tried to utilize their numerical advantage (=the fact that they had more players than the other team) .

Make sure the files are organized in numerical order.

—numerically /-kli/ adverb

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