- arithmetic ► NOUN 1) the branch of mathematics concerned with the properties and manipulation of numbers. 2) the use of numbers in counting and calculation.► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to arithmetic.DERIVATIVES arithmetical adjective arithmetically adverb arithmetician noun.ORIGIN from Greek arithmtik tekhn 'art of counting' , from arithmos 'number' .
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Arithmetician — A*rith me*ti cian, n. [Cf. F. arithm[ e]ticien.] One skilled in arithmetic. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
arithmetician — [ar΄ith mə tish′ən, ə rith΄mətish′ən] n. a person skilled in arithmetic … English World dictionary
arithmetician — noun see arithmetic … New Collegiate Dictionary
arithmetician — /euh rith mi tish euhn, ar ith /, n. an expert in arithmetic. [1550 60; < MF arithmeticien; see ARITHMETIC, IAN] * * * … Universalium
arithmetician — noun One with expertise in arithmetic. A mathematician … Wiktionary
arithmetician — aÂ·rithÂ·meÂ·tiÂ·cian || É™â€šrÉªÎ¸mÉ™ tÉªÊƒn n. expert in mathematics … English contemporary dictionary
arithmetician — arith·me·ti·cian … English syllables
arithmetician — a•rith•me•ti•cian [[t]əˌrɪθ mɪˈtɪʃ ən, ˌær ɪθ [/t]] n. math. an expert in arithmetic • Etymology: 1550–60; < MF … From formal English to slang
arithmetician — /ærəθməˈtɪʃən/ (say aruhthmuh tishuhn), /əˈrɪθ / (say uh rith ) noun an expert in arithmetic … Australian English dictionary
arithmetician — noun someone who specializes in arithmetic • Derivationally related forms: ↑arithmetic • Hypernyms: ↑mathematician … Useful english dictionary