2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mathematical \Math'e*mat"ic*al\, adjective [See {Mathematic}.] Of or pertaining to mathematics; according to mathematics; hence, theoretically precise; accurate; as, mathematical geography; mathematical instruments; mathematical exactness. -- {Math'e*mat"ic*al*ly}, adverb

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:



1: of or pertaining to or of the nature of mathematics; "a mathematical textbook"; "slide rules and other mathematical instruments"; "a mathematical solution to a problem"; "mathematical proof"

2: relating to or having ability to think in or work with numbers; "tests for rating numerical aptitude"; "a mathematical whiz" [syn: {numerical}, {mathematical}] [ant: {verbal}]

3: beyond question; "a mathematical certainty"

4: statistically possible though highly improbable; "have a mathematical chance of making the playoffs"

5: characterized by the exactness or precision of mathematics; "mathematical precision"

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