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numeral

nu·mer·al

numeral

 
pronunciation:
nu m rl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: one or more words, symbols, or marks used to express or represent a number.
synonyms:
cipher, figure, number
similar words:
character, digit, symbol
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: relating to or composed of a number or numbers.
synonyms:
numerical
similar words:
arithmetic, mathematical, statistical
definition 2: expressing or representing a number or numbers.
synonyms:
numerical
similar words:
statistical
derivation: numerally (adv.)
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The word numeral contains the following part:
numer Latin root that means number
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