math·e·mat·i·cal /ˌmæθˈmætɪkəl, ˌmæθə-/
Math·e·mat·ic·al a. Of or pertaining to mathematics; according to mathematics; hence, theoretically precise; accurate; as, mathematical geography; mathematical instruments; mathematical exactness. -- Math*e*mat*ic*al*ly, adv.
adj 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"; "mathematical proof"
2: relating to or having ability to think in or work with
numbers; "tests for rating numerical aptitude"; "a
mathematical whiz" [syn: numerical] [ant: verbal]
3: beyond question; "a mathematical certainty"
4: statistically possible though highly improbable; "have a
mathematical chance of making the playoffs"
5: characterized by the exactness or precision of mathematics;