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mathematical

math·e·mat·i·cal

mathematical

pronunciation:
mae th mae tih kl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of or having to do with mathematics.
He enjoys working on mathematical problems.
similar words:
geometric, numerical
derivations: mathematic (adj.), mathematically (adv.)
Word Parts
The word mathematical contains the following part:
-al2, -ial, -ual Latin adjective-forming suffix that means pertaining to
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The suffix -al2, -ial attaches primarily to nouns (national , environmental ) but sometimes to Latin or Greek roots (final , capital , comical ) to form adjectives. See also -ar1.