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.
- Also math·e·mat·ic .
- math·e·mat·i·cal·ly, adverb
- non·math·e·mat·ic, adjective
- non·math·e·mat·i·cal, adjective
- non·math·e·mat·i·cal·ly, adverb
- sem·i·math·e·mat·i·cal, adjective
- sem·i·math·e·mat·i·cal·ly, adverb
- su·per·math·e·mat·i·cal, adjective
- su·per·math·e·mat·i·cal·ly, adverb
- un·math·e·mat·i·cal, adjective
- un·math·e·mat·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use mathematical in a sentence
The scheme’s security rests on four mathematical assumptions that have been widely used in other cryptographic contexts.Computer Scientists Achieve ‘Crown Jewel’ of Cryptography | Erica Klarreich | November 10, 2020 | Quanta Magazine
Transformers learn the patterns of human language by observing how words are used in context and then creating a mathematical representation of each word, known as a “word embedding,” based on that context.This could lead to the next big breakthrough in common sense AI | Karen Hao | November 6, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
Well-known prediction models from FiveThirtyEight, The Economist, and the Princeton Election Consortium use sophisticated mathematical equations to transform polling data and sometimes additional data into predictions.6 things to know about presidential election polls | Geoffrey Colvin | October 30, 2020 | Fortune
Finally, it is 1,000 times faster than traditional mathematical formulas, which would ease our reliance on supercomputers and increase our computational capacity to model even bigger problems.AI has cracked a key mathematical puzzle for understanding our world | Karen Hao | October 30, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
Since the beginning of the pandemic, epidemiologists and public health specialists have been using mathematical models to forecast the future in an effort to curb the coronvirus’s spread.How Do Pandemics End? History Suggests Diseases Fade But Are Almost Never Truly Gone | LGBTQ-Editor | October 22, 2020 | No Straight News
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.
That option: Bitcoin— a decentralized, mathematically-mined cryptocurrency created in 2009.
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.
Why, it would seem to be mathematically demonstrable that that is absurd.Ethics in Service | William Howard Taft
Do you promise to cut my garments mathematically in the future?My New Curate | P.A. Sheehan
In any event the movement, all carefully timed and all mathematically worked out, was as good as over.The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb
Aldo explained the situation mathematically to Valeria and Nancy, who looked vague, and said that it seemed true.The Devourers | Annie Vivanti Chartres
It was also equally evident that the laws governing the new science of thermo-dynamics could be mathematically expressed.A History of the Growth of the Steam-Engine | Robert H. Thurston
British Dictionary definitions for mathematical
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
- mathematically, adverb
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