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