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concrete number

noun, Arithmetic.
a number that relates to a particular object or thing.
Origin of concrete number
First recorded in 1585-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Density of a substance is a concrete number, as 2.7 grams per ccm.

    Physics Willis Eugene Tower
  • The terms, therefore, abstract and concrete number, have long since ceased to be used by thinking people.

    The Psychology of Arithmetic Edward L. Thorndike
British Dictionary definitions for concrete number

concrete number

a number referring to a particular object or objects, as in three dogs, ten men
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