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# Definition of: mathematical

(math′ə·mat**′**i·kəl) adjective **1.** Pertaining to or of the nature of mathematics. **2.** Rigidly exact or precise. Also **math**′**e·mat′ic.** [<L *mathematicus* <Gk. mathēmatikos disposed to learn, mathematical <mathēma learning <*manthanein* learn]

—math′e·mat′·i·cal·ly*adverb*

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