# mathematical

### adjective

1. of or pertaining to or of the nature of mathematics

*- a mathematical textbook*

*- slide rules and other mathematical instruments*

*- a mathematical solution to a problem*

2. relating to or having ability to think in or work with numbers

*- a mathematical whiz*

Similar word(s): numerical

3. beyond question

*- a mathematical certainty*

Similar word(s): unquestionable

4. statistically possible though highly improbable

*- have a mathematical chance of making the playoffs*

Similar word(s): possible

5. characterized by the exactness or precision of mathematics

*- mathematical precision*

Similar word(s): exact

#### Sentences with mathematical as an adjective:

*- The team has a mathematical chance of being promoted, but they need to win the next seven matches.*