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numeral

(nū′mĕr-ăl) [L. numerus, number]
1. Denoting or pert. to a number.
2. A conventional symbol expressing a number.
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What are the first and last cardinal number alphomes in alphabetical order?
2 For which numbers k, n are the cardinal numbers [c.
The smallest infinite ordinal number is [omega], which is the cardinal number of the set of natural numbers N.
Two sets [alpha] and [beta] have the same cardinal number if there is a one-to-one relation between them; each element of [alpha] maps onto a unique element of [beta]and vice versa.
In Late Babylonian texts, when the cardinal numbers are not written simply with numeral signs, they are most often written with the numeral followed by the sign TA.
But the most interesting "genetic" regularity is the transition of a sequence of sequences of a certain cardinal number to the sequences having a double cardinal.
More specifically, we will say that M is [mu]-lineable if M [universal] {0} contains a vector space of dimension [mu], where [mu] is a cardinal number.
The typical entry represents the derivationally most opaque member of a Latin word family: a present stem, a noun or adjective, an adverb, or a cardinal number.
And the first cheer of the day went up for new cardinal number 14: ``Keith Michael Patrick O'Brien, Arcivescovo di St Andrews and Edinburgh, Scozia.
If we state that three children are running a race, the three is a cardinal number.
It is far better to abandon so lame an etymological explanation and to see in the Ugaritic word simply the cardinal number "six.