## mathematic

Variant of mathematical

adjective

- of, having the nature of, or concerned with mathematics
- rigorously exact, precise, accurate, etc.

Origin of mathematical

Medieval Latin*mathematicalis*; from Classical Latin

*mathematicus*; from Classical Greek

*mathēmatikos*, inclined to learn, mathematical ; from

*mathēma*, what is learned ; from

*manthanein*, to learn ; from Indo-European an unverified form

*mendh-*, to pay attention to, be alert (from source Avestan

*mazdā*, memory, German

*munter*, cheerful) ; from base an unverified form

*men-*, to think from source mind

Also mathematic

*Related Forms:*

- mathematically
adverb