Dictionary

1numeric

adjective nu·mer·ic \n-ˈmer-ik, ny-\

: of or relating to numbers

Full Definition of NUMERIC

:  numerical; especially :  denoting a number or a system of numbers <a numeric code> <a numeric sign>

First Known Use of NUMERIC

circa 1828

Rhymes with NUMERIC

2numeric

noun nu·mer·ic

Definition of NUMERIC

Examples of NUMERIC

  1. <in addition to the standard alphabetical letters and numerics, the keyboard features rows of special characters>

First Known Use of NUMERIC

1879

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: numericalPrevious Word in the Dictionary: numeratorAll Words Near: numeric
May 28, 2015
fictioneer Hear it
someone who writes fiction
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears