Simple Definition of mathematical
: of, relating to, or involving mathematics
: very exact or complete
: possible but very unlikely
Examples of mathematical
They recorded the changes with mathematical precision.
The team has only a mathematical chance of making the play-offs.
Variants of mathematical
Origin of mathematical
Middle English mathematicalle, from Latin mathematicus, from Greek mathēmatikos, from mathēmat-, mathēma learning, mathematics, from manthanein to learn; probably akin to Gothic mundon to pay attention
First Known Use: 15th century
Rhymes with mathematical
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