concrete number


noun Arithmetic.

a number that relates to a particular object or thing.

Nearby words

  1. concrescence,
  2. concrete,
  3. concrete mixer,
  4. concrete music,
  5. concrete noun,
  6. concrete poet,
  7. concrete poetry,
  8. concrete thinking,
  9. concrete universal,
  10. concretely

Origin of concrete number

First recorded in 1585–95

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British Dictionary definitions for concrete number

concrete number

noun

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