a process of photographic printing in which paper coated with silver chloride in gelatin is used.
a print made by this process.
. arithmetical. Historical Examples And when the last rock-cake had been consumed, declared she had to be going: Ive got piles of arith., and a four-page comp. Twos and Threes G. B. Stern arithmetic
arith-matic language An extension of Grace Hopper’s A-2 programming language, developed in about 1955. ARITH-MATIC was originally known as A-3, but was renamed by the marketing department of Remington Rand UNIVAC. (http://cispom.boisestate.edu/cis221emaxson/hophtm.htm). [How was A-2 extended?] (2001-01-27)
divination by the use of numbers, especially by the number of letters in names. n. “divination by numbers,” 1570s, from Greek arithmos “number” (see arithmetic) + -manteia “divination” (see -mancy).
the method or process of computation with figures: the most elementary branch of mathematics. Also called higher arithmetic, theoretical arithmetic. the theory of numbers; the study of the divisibility of whole numbers, the remainders after division, etc. a book on this subject. Also, arithmetical. of or relating to arithmetic. Contemporary Examples This article has been […]