Words Expressing Abstract Relations
1°. Number in the Abstract
Sum, difference, complement, product, factorial, multiplicand, multiplier, multiplicator, coefficient, multiple, least common multiple, greatest common multiple, dividend, divisor, factor, highest common factor, quotient, sub-multiple, fraction, numerator, denominator, decimal, circulating decimal, recurring decimal, repetend, common measure, aliquot part, reciprocal, prime number; permutation, combination, election.
Ratio, proportion, progression (arithmetical, geometrical, harmonical), percentage.
Power, root, exponent, index, function, logarithm, antilogarithm; differential, integral, fluxion, fluent.
(Adjectives). Numeral, complementary, divisible, aliquot, reciprocal, prime, fractional, decimal, factorial, etc., fractional, mixed, incommensurable.
Proportional, exponential, logarithmic, logometric, differential, fluxional, integral.
Positive, negative, rational, irrational, surd, radical, real, imaginary, impossible.
Arithmetic, analysis, algebra, fluxions, differential and integral calculus.
Statistics: dead reckoning, muster, poll, census, capitation, roll-call, muster-roll, account, score, recapitulation, demography.
Operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, reduction, involution, evolution, practice, approximation, interpolation, differentiation, integration.
Instruments: abacus, logometer, ready-reckoner, sliding-rule, tallies, Napier's bones, tabulator, tot, cash- register, etc.
(Verbs). To number, count, tell, tally, call over, take an account of, enumerate, muster, poll, run over, recite, recapitulate; sum, sum up, tell off, score, cipher, compute, calculate, reckon, estimate, figure up, tot up; add, subtract, etc., to amount to.
Check, prove, demonstrate, balance, audit, overhaul, take stock.
(Adjectives). Numerical, arithmetical, logarithmic, numeral, analytic, algebraic, statistical, computable, calculable, commensurable, incommensurate.
(Phrase). According to Cocker.
Registration, etc. 551.
2°. Determinate Number
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