adjective ar·ith·met·ic [ar-ith-met-ik] /ˌær ɪθˈmɛt ɪk/
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Example sentences from the Web for arithmetic
Calendar calculation requires the mathletes to use one of several arithmetical algorithms.
And every arithmetical operation is an application of this law, or of other laws capable of being deduced from it.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
Another section consists of five parallel lines, and there are three viii rows of arithmetical symbols.The Earliest Arithmetics in English|Anonymous
He was before your time;—one of the arithmetical men, and a great friend of Plantagenet's.The Prime Minister|Anthony Trollope
Arithmometer, ar-ith-mom′et-ėr, n. an instrument for working out arithmetical calculations.
Much of the aversion to arithmetical problems found later is undoubtedly due to this disheartening primary work.