Definition of 'numerical'
Example sentences containing 'numerical'
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He allows you to have numerical superiority. The Sun (2016)We may not all see numerical growth in the church we pastor. Christianity Today (2000)But will there be heavy opposition from poverty campaigners who say that there is value to numerical measures? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Their numerical values are what distinguish our universe from others we might imagine which obey the same physical laws. The Origin of the Universe (1995)They certainly had overwhelming numerical superiority. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They will rue their failure to score a try when they had a numerical advantage but they still looked good in attack. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is then a simple matter to measure the relative proportions along this line as a numerical value of "feeling". The Allergy Handbook (1988)Portsmouth were in complete control as their numerical advantage allowed them to run rings around Reading. The Sun (2008)But it gave the visitors 10 minutes with numerical advantage. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Points on the scale are often given numerical values so that scores can be added together to determine which employees are most deserving of organizational rewards. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)I have taken 15 letters of the alphabet and given each of them a numerical value. Times, Sunday Times (2010)England needed to stretch Portugal more, impose their numerical superiority in the wide areas. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Still, the Soviets had a significant numerical advantage. THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004)
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In Common Usage. numerical is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'numerical'
British English: numerical ADJECTIVE
Numerical means expressed in numbers.
Your job is to group them by letter and put them in numerical order.
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Definition of numerical from the Collins English Dictionary
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