# Definition of mathematical

### Definitions

adjective

1. of, used in, or relating to mathematics

3. using, determined by, or in accordance with the principles of mathematics

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### Derived forms

mathematically (ˌmatheˈmatically) adverb

### Definitions

1. adjective [ADJ n]

Something that is mathematical involves numbers and calculations. ⇒ ...mathematical calculations. ⇒ Given the sheer number of stars that exist it's a mathematical certainty that there is life on other planets.

2. graded adjective & adjective [usu ADJ n]

If you have mathematical abilities or a mathematical mind, you are clever at doing calculations or understanding problems that involve numbers. ⇒ ...children who display extraordinary mathematical ability. ⇒ ...a mathematical genius.

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### Example sentences containing 'mathematical'

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## Translations for 'mathematical'

British English: mathematical /ˌmæθəˈmætɪkl; ˌmæθˈmæt-/ ADJECTIVE

Something that is

Something that is

*mathematical*involves numbers and calculations....mathematical calculations.- Arabic: مُتَعَلِقٌ بِالرِّيَاضِيَاتِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: matemático
*matemática* - Chinese: 数学的
- Croatian: matematički
*matematička* - Czech: matematický
- Danish: matematisk
- Dutch: wiskundig
- European Spanish: matemático
*matemática* - Finnish: matemaattinen
- French: mathématique
- German: mathematisch
- Greek: μαθηματικός
*μαθηματική* - Italian: matematico
*matematica* - Japanese: 数学の
- Korean: 수학의
- Norwegian: matematisk
- Polish: matematyczny
*matematyczna* - Portuguese: matemático
*matemática* - Romanian: matematic
*matematic, matematică, matematici, matematice* - Russian: математический
*математическая* - Spanish: matemático
*matemática* - Swedish: matematisk
*matematiskt* - Thai: เกี่ยวกับคณิตศาสตร์
- Turkish: matematiksel
- Ukrainian: математичний
- Vietnamese: thuộc toán học

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