# mathematical

- 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

## Synonyms for mathematical

## Examples from the Web for mathematically

### Contemporary Examples of mathematically

It helps that he is the opposite of Christopher, he says: “socially good and mathematically disabled.”

Hockey outcomes are not obstacles to the mathematically impaired.

OkCupid This classic dating service provides a slew of questions to mathematically match you up with a compatible date.

Mathematically, no other candidate can come close to the delegate threshold.

And it is mathematically impossible for any candidate to win the requisite number of delegates until late April or early May.

### Historical Examples of mathematically

All love is mathematically just, as much as the two sides of an algebraic equation.

Essays, First SeriesRalph Waldo Emerson

Why, it would seem to be mathematically demonstrable that that is absurd.

Ethics in ServiceWilliam Howard Taft

The mathematically gifted had no problem in learning the new math.

The Civilization of IlliteracyMihai Nadin

I should like to make a proof, so to say, mathematically clear.

Crime and PunishmentFyodor Dostoevsky

The proportions in which chemicals will mix is mathematically fixed.

The Other Side of EvolutionAlexander Patterson

## mathematical

### 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

## Word Origin and History for mathematically

## mathematical

early 15c., from Latin mathematicus (see mathematic) + -al (1). Related: Mathematically.