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arithmetic

noun [U]  /əˈrɪθ·məˌtɪk/ us  
mathematics the process of making calculations such as adding, multiplying, and dividing by using numbers, or the study of this
arithmetical
adjective /ˌeər·əθˈmet̬·ɪ·kəl, ˌær-/
mathematics an arithmetical operation/progression
arithmetically
adverb /ˌeər·əθˈmet̬·ɪk·li, ˌær-/
mathematics arithmetically equivalent numbers
Translations of “arithmetic”
in Korean 산수, 산술…
in Arabic حِساب…
in French arithmétique…
in Turkish matematik…
in Italian aritmetica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 算術, 算術運算, 演算…
in Russian арифметика…
in Polish arytmetyka, obliczenia…
in Spanish aritmética…
in Portuguese aritmética…
in German die Arithmetik…
in Catalan aritmètica…
in Japanese 算数, 計算…
in Chinese (Simplified) 算术, 算术运算, 演算…
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