The parties are to be to him merely A and B, and he has to work out the result as an arithmetician works out a sum.
And that person is he who is good at calculation—the arithmetician?
So doth the geometrician and arithmetician, in their diverse sorts of quantities.
He is as good an arithmetician as Bareme, draws, dances, and sings well.
The news from Palermo may be said to have converted him from an arithmetician into an astronomer.
I am not an arithmetician, but my calculations told me enough to make me realize that I was on the wrong track.
This is a metaphor, borrowed partly from the grazier's vocabulary, and partly from the arithmetician's vade-mecum.
The bird called the nine-killer is an arithmetician, also the crow, the wild turkey, and some other birds.
His acquirements as an arithmetician were extraordinary; and as a speaker he possessed remarkable powers.
We here detect a person quite unnoticed hitherto by the moderns, Magnus the arithmetician.