What does the word mathematical mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Mathematically.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to mathematics; rigidly exact.

Usage examples for mathematical

  1. Elected a student of his college, he became a mathematical lecturer in 1855, continuing in that occupation until 1881. His fame rests on the children's classic, " Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," issued in 1865, which has been translated into many languages. – The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction by Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
  2. At that age, namely, about fifteen, I spent most of the time I could spare from classical and mathematical studies in hunting the neighboring woods and meadows for birds, insects, and land and fresh- water shells. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  3. It was as though Frank Leslie's illustrated artist had just been commanded to draw a warlike picture, my boy, representing one of those equestrian heroes who all appear in precisely the same attitude, and seem to have lifted their hats for the particular purpose of showing with what mathematical precision their hair is parted. – The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers. Series 3 by Robert H. Newell