- of, relating to, or of the nature of mathematics: mathematical truth.
- employed in the operations of mathematics: mathematical instruments.
- having the exactness, precision, or certainty of mathematics.
Origin of mathematical
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3. exact, precise, meticulous, rigorous.
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Examples from the Web for mathematically
It helps that he is the opposite of Christopher, he says: “socially good and mathematically disabled.”The Brit Who Stormed Broadway
December 7, 2014
Hockey outcomes are not obstacles to the mathematically impaired.Up To a Point: Oops, I Enjoyed Soccer
P. J. O’Rourke
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Mathematically, no other candidate can come close to the delegate threshold.Imagining Gingrich Gone
March 8, 2012
And it is mathematically impossible for any candidate to win the requisite number of delegates until late April or early May.
All love is mathematically just, as much as the two sides of an algebraic equation.Essays, First Series
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Why, it would seem to be mathematically demonstrable that that is absurd.Ethics in Service
William Howard Taft
The mathematically gifted had no problem in learning the new math.The Civilization of Illiteracy
I should like to make a proof, so to say, mathematically clear.Crime and Punishment
The proportions in which chemicals will mix is mathematically fixed.The Other Side of Evolution
less commonly mathematic
- of, used in, or relating to mathematics
- characterized by or using the precision of mathematics; exact
- using, determined by, or in accordance with the principles of mathematics
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Word Origin and History for mathematically
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