Meaning of NUMERICAL in English

NUMERICAL

adj.

Pronunciation: nu ̇ - ' mer-i-k ə l, nyu ̇ -

Function: adjective

Etymology: Latin numerus

Date: 1628

1 : of or relating to numbers <the numerical superiority of the enemy>

2 : expressed in or involving numbers or a number system < numerical standing in a class> <a numerical code>

– nu · mer · i · cal · ly \ -k( ə -)l ē \ adverb

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