Origin of whole number
First recorded in 1550–60
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Related Words for whole numbersum, total, figure, statistic, count, digit, emblem, prime, symbol, character, sign, cipher, cardinal, fraction, representation, numeral, ordinal, googol, numerator, integer
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So also if the difference in length be any whole-number multiple of that fraction.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe
Edgar Allan Poe
- an integer
- a natural number
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- A member of the set of positive integers and zero.
- A positive integer.
- An integer.
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