Part of speech: noun

One skilled in arithmetic.

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Usage examples "arithmetician":

  1. Of Carlile’ s family, I can gather little beyond this, that his father had some reputation as an arithmetician. - "Life and Character of Richard Carlile", George Jacob Holyoake.
  2. He could distinguish colors, was a good arithmetician, could discharge a loaded cannon, tell a hidden card in a pack, and jump through a hoop, all for twenty- five cents. - "Customs and Fashions in Old New England", Alice Morse Earle.
  3. Upon his own confession he " wasn't no arithmetician," and Christian found, upon inspecting his accounts, no cause to contradict this ambiguous statement. - "The Slave Of The Lamp", Henry Seton Merriman.