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arithmetic

noun

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the act or process of performing mathematical operations to find a value
  • I haven't actually done the arithmetic yet, but I suspect we're losing money on the deal

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The first known use of arithmetic was in the 15th century

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“Arithmetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/arithmetic. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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