from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of or relating to a number or numbers.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to number or numbers; reckoned by or according to number; numerical.
  • Belonging to a certain number; included or reckoned within the proper or fixed number.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Belonging to a certain number; counting as one of a collection or body.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Relating to numbers or numbering.


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

[Medieval Latin numerārius, from Late Latin, an accountant, from Latin numerus, number; see number.]


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