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Definitions of arithmetic

relating to or involving arithmetic; " arithmetical computations"

the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations

The science of numbers; the art of computation by figures.

A book containing the principles of this science.

The science of numbers; the art of reckoning by figures.

Arithmetical.

ARITHMETICALLY.

The science of numbers, or a treatise upon it.

Arithmeticly.

Pertaining to arithmetic; according to the rules or methods of arithmetic.

The science of numbers, or the art of computation.

The science of numbers; the art of counting or computing.
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Usage examples for arithmetic

A Negro politician has left this account of a radical recitation in a Florida Negro school: After finishing the arithmetic lesson they must next go through the catechism: " Who is the 'Publican Government of the State of Florida?" – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming

William Mulligatawny said, " Arithmetic is wrong." – Poems by Arthur Macy

Sometimes on that kind of a January night the stars look like numbers, look like the arithmetic writing of a girl going to school and just beginning arithmetic. – Rootabaga Stories by Carl Sandburg

However, you know something of arithmetic, don't you? – The Children of the World by Paul Heyse

" But papa said if you'd show me about my arithmetic" began Nate. – Jimmy, Lucy, and All by Sophie May

For this kind of professional arithmetic, Howe felt and expressed just and utter contempt. – The Major Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence by A. T. Mahan

You were better at arithmetic, Nan. – Not Like Other Girls by Rosa N. Carey

Everybody felt that the really important point was not the essay nor the arithmetic, but the conversation as an event and an undertaking, one's attitude and tone, the way one advanced or retired, the success with which one assumed a sympathetic, self collected, and refined demeanour. – Royal Highness by Thomas Mann

But he said that a young one nearly six years old ought to know something more than stories something about the world and arithmetic. – The Biography of a Prairie Girl by Eleanor Gates

Ted, whose intellect was incapable of adding two and two together, had to sit on a high stool and work endless sums in arithmetic. – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair

He cleared his throat several times, and began to read aloud the arithmetic results. – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey

I sit at a table working out a problem in arithmetic. – Principles of Teaching by Adam S. Bennion

One might just as well complain of the principles of arithmetic because one cannot do a sum correctly! – Dawson Black: Retail Merchant by Harold Whitehead

See Equipment Arithmetic, transition class, Arnswald, Colonel von, Art training, drawing, etc. – The Child Under Eight by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith

Beyond reading and writing and arithmetic it generally does not go. – The Soul of a People by H. Fielding

I won't learn any more arithmetic, Miss Pink. – Rosy by Mrs. Molesworth

This suggestion will not bear the test of arithmetic. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball

We were to study Russian and German and arithmetic. – The Promised Land by Mary Antin