Numeral and Ordinal number


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Numeral noun – A character used to represent a mathematical value.
Ordinal number and numeral are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Ordinal number" instead a noun "Numeral".
Nearby Words: numerator, numerical, numeric, numeration, numerically
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Ordinal number

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Ordinal number noun – The number designating place in an ordered sequence.
Numeral and ordinal number are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Numeral" instead a noun phrase "Ordinal number".
Synonyms for Ordinal number
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