# Definition of 'mathematical'

1. adjective [ADJ n]

Something that is mathematical involves numbers and calculations.

...mathematical calculations.

2. adjective

If you have mathematical abilities or a mathematical mind, you are good at doing calculations or understanding problems that involve numbers.

...a mathematical genius.

mathematically adverb [ADV -ed/adj]

Anyone can be an astrologer as long as they are mathematically minded.

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adjective

Also ˌmatheˈmatic
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Derived forms

adverb

Word origin of 'mathematical'

adjective

1.

of, used in, or relating to mathematics

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Derived forms

adverb

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## Translations for 'mathematical'

British English: mathematical
/ˌmæθəˈmætɪkl; ˌmæθˈmæt-/ ADJECTIVE

Something that is

*mathematical*involves numbers and calculations....mathematical calculations.

- American English: mathematical
- Arabic: مُتَعَلِقٌ بِالرِّيَاضِيَاتِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: matemático
- Chinese: 数学的
- Croatian: matematički
- Czech: matematický
- Danish: matematisk
- Dutch: wiskundig
- European Spanish: matemático
- Finnish: matemaattinen
- French: mathématique
- German: mathematisch
- Greek: μαθηματικός
- Italian: matematico
- Japanese: 数学の
- Korean: 수학의
- Norwegian: matematisk
- Polish: matematyczny
- European Portuguese: matemático
- Romanian: matematic
- Russian: математический
- Spanish: matemático
- Swedish: matematisk
- Thai: เกี่ยวกับคณิตศาสตร์
- Turkish: matematiksel
- Ukrainian: математичний
- Vietnamese: thuộc toán học

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