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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 nu·mer·i·cal /nʊˈmɛrɪkəl, njʊ-/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 非數位的; 非數值的

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 數值的; 數位的

From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Nu·mer·ic Nu·mer·ic·al a.
 1. Belonging to number; denoting number; consisting in numbers; expressed by numbers, and not letters; as, numerical characters; a numerical equation; a numerical statement.
 Note:Numerical, as opposed to algebraical, is used to denote a value irrespective of its sign; thus, -5 is numerically greater than -3, though algebraically less.
 2. The same in number; hence, identically the same; identical; as, the same numerical body. [Obs.]
    Would to God that all my fellow brethren, which with me bemoan the loss of their books, . . . might rejoice for the recovery thereof, though not the same numerical volumes.   --Fuller.
 Numerical equation Alg., an equation which has all the quantities except the unknown expressed in numbers; -- distinguished from literal equation.
 Numerical value of an equation or expression, that deduced by substituting numbers for the letters, and reducing.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: measured or expressed in numbers; "numerical value"; "the
             numerical superiority of the enemy" [syn: numeric]
      2: of or relating to or denoting numbers; "a numeral
         adjective"; "numerical analysis" [syn: numeral, numeric]
      3: designated by or expressed in numbers; "numerical symbols";
         "a very simple numeric code"; "numerical equations" [syn:
      4: relating to or having ability to think in or work with
         numbers; "tests for rating numerical aptitude"; "a
         mathematical whiz" [syn: mathematical] [ant: verbal]