Meaning of NUMERICAL in English

NUMERICAL

transcription, транскрипция: [ nu̇-ˈmer-i-kəl, nyu̇- ]

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-)lē adverb

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.