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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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Honti's approach to the study: first, that there is no need to substantiate general typological statements about any semantic development as possible or not with any examples (it is known) and, second, that the numeral system and--better to say--the very language itself must be "unveranderlich" (certainly, otherwise its investigation would be too complicate).
During the time of the Italian mathematician Fibonacci (Leonardo of Pisa, 1170-1240), Europe was still shackled by the Roman numeral system, which did not allow for even simple arithmetical operations to be performed.
It was predicted, upon the basis of schema theory, that those subjects copying from memory would show a tendency to represent the four as 'IV', in line with their schematic knowledge of the Roman numeral system.
Counting to 60 on a clock comes from the Babylonian number system whereas counting in 10s comes from the Hindu-Arabic numeral system.
The ancient ruins of the Coliseum in Rome prove that my configuration of this numeral system is correct.