numeric

[ noo-mer-i-kuh l or noo-mer-ik; nyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION OF numeric
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Numeric references within the text refer to the bibliography.

Most valuable information respecting the chronology and numeric systems of the Egyptians has been derived from them.

Numeric notes refer to the extensive Notes section of the text.

Footnotes with numeric tags are located near the end of the work.

Raised dots were replaced with decimal points in numeric notations.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from Latin numerus "a number" (see number (n.)) + suffix -ical. Perhaps by influence of French numérique "of a number or numbers." Related: Numerically.

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