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- n. The quality of being numerate; numerical skill
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. skill with numbers and mathematics; -- the skill with numbers analogous to
literacy, the skill of reading.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. skill with numbers and mathematics
Portmanteau of "numerical literacy", coined in 1959 by the UK Committee on Education, presided over by Sir Geoffrey Crowther. (Wiktionary)