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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The study of the occult meanings of numbers and their supposed influence on human life.

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  • n. The study of the purported mystical relationship between numbers and the character or action of physical objects and living things.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the study of the supposed occult influence of numbers on human affairs

Etymologies

Latin numerus, number; see number + -logy.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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