Definition of mathematical
1 : of, relating to, or according with mathematics
3 : possible but highly improbable <only a mathematical chance>
Examples of mathematical in a sentence
They recorded the changes with mathematical precision.
The team has only a mathematical chance of making the playoffs.
Variants of mathematical
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
mathematical
playDefinition of mathematical for English Language Learners

: of, relating to, or involving mathematics

: very exact or complete

: possible but very unlikely
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