Definitions of mathematician

  1. a person skilled in mathematics Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. One who is skilled in mathematics; pure mathematics considers quantity and number without reference to matter; mixed mathematics treats of magnitudes as subsisting in material bodies. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for mathematician

  1. Knowledge based upon the senses loses its poetic bloom, and Becomes the abstract experience of the mathematician – Selected Essays by Karl Marx
  2. He is a mathematician and no poet" " You are mistaken; I know him well; he is both. – Selections From Poe by J. Montgomery Gambrill