Meaning of “numerical” in the English Dictionary

"numerical" in British English

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numericaladjective

uk /njuːˈmer.ɪ.kəl/ us /nuːˈmer.ɪ.kəl/

involving or expressed in numbers:

a numerical calculation
numerical skill/ability
Keep your files in numerical order.
The UN forces have a numerical superiority over the rebels (= there are more of the UN forces).
numerically
adverb uk /njuːˈmer.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /nuːˈmer.ɪ.kəl.i/

to be numerically superior

(Definition of “numerical” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"numerical" in American English

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numericaladjective [ not gradable ]

us /nuˈmer·ɪ·kəl/

involving or expressed in numbers:

numerical ability
Keep your files in numerical order.

(Definition of “numerical” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"numerical" in Business English

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numericaladjective

uk /njuːˈmerɪkl/ us /nuːˈmerɪkəl/ also numeric

involving or shown by a series of numbers:

The phone's voice-recognition system converts the sound into numerical data.
The site gives numerical ratings for lawyers to help consumers searching for legal advice.
He applies good numerical reasoning skills to data.
numerically
adverb /njuːˈmerɪkli/ /nuːˈmerɪkli/

The risks involved can then be ranked numerically.

(Definition of “numerical” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)