innumerate

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adjective in·nu·mer·ate \i-ˈnüm-rət, -ˈnyüm-; -ˈn(y)ü-mə-\

Definition of innumerate

  1. :  marked by an ignorance of mathematics and the scientific approach

innumeracy

play \i-ˈnüm-rə-sē, -ˈnyüm-; -ˈn(y)ü-mə-\ noun

innumerate

noun

1959

First Known Use of innumerate

1959


INNUMERATE Defined for English Language Learners

innumerate

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adjective in·nu·mer·ate \i-ˈnüm-rət, -ˈnyüm-; -ˈn(y)ü-mə-\

Definition of innumerate for English Language Learners

  • : unable to understand and do basic mathematics


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