Meaning of arithmetic
Pronunciation: (n.u-rith'mu-tikadj.ar&secith-met'ik), [key]
- the method or process of computation with figures: the most elementary branch of mathematics.
- Also calledthe theory of numbers; the study of the divisibility of whole numbers, the remainders after division, etc.
- a book on this subject.
- of or pertaining to arithmetic.
- arithmetic (Thesaurus)