Meaning of NUMERAL in English

NUMERAL

I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin ~is, from Latin numerus Date: 14th century of, relating to, or expressing numbers, consisting of numbers or ~s, ~ly adverb II. noun Date: 1686 a conventional symbol that represents a number, numbers that designate by year a school or college class and that are awarded for distinction in an extracurricular activity

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