# numerical analysis

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## numerical analysis

*n.*

The study of approximation techniques for solving mathematical problems, taking into account the extent of possible errors.

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## numerical analysis

*n*

(Mathematics) a branch of mathematics concerned with methods, usually iterative, for obtaining solutions to problems by means of a computer

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Noun | 1. | numerical analysis - (mathematics) the branch of mathematics that studies algorithms for approximating solutions to problems in the infinitesimal calculusmath, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement pure mathematics - the branches of mathematics that study and develop the principles of mathematics for their own sake rather than for their immediate usefulness |

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