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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Mathematical  \Math`e*mat"ic*al\,  a.  [See  {Mathematic}.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  mathematics;  according  to  mathematics; 
  hence  theoretically  precise;  accurate;  as  mathematical 
  geography;  mathematical  instruments;  mathematical  exactness. 
  --  {Math`e*mat"ic*al*ly},  adv 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  1:  of  or  pertaining  to  or  of  the  nature  of  mathematics;  "a 
  mathematical  textbook";  "slide  rules  and  other 
  mathematical  instruments";  "a  mathematical  solution  to 
  a  problem";  "mathematical  proof" 
  2:  relating  to  or  having  ability  to  think  in  or  work  with 
  numbers;  "tests  for  rating  numerical  aptitude";  "a 
  mathematical  whiz"  [syn:  {numerical}]  [ant:  {verbal}] 
  3:  beyond  question;  "a  mathematical  certainty" 
  4:  statistically  possible  though  highly  improbable;  "have  a 
  mathematical  chance  of  making  the  playoffs" 
  5:  (mathematics)  characterized  by  the  exactness  or  precision  of 
  mathematics;  "mathematical  precision" 

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