Definitions of arithmetical

  1. relating to or involving arithmetic; "arithmetical computations" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Pertaining to arithmetic; according to the rules or methods of arithmetic. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for arithmetical

  1. In 1875, the Theory having advanced to a stage where extensive arithmetical computation was required, he obtained a small grant from the Government in aid of the expense of the work, and other grants were made in subsequent years. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  2. It was only temporary, and Rousseau's function was no loftier than that of clerk, who had to copy and reduce arithmetical calculations. – Rousseau Volumes I. and II. by John Morley