Numerary

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Numerary Belonging to a certain number; counting as one of a collection or body. "A supernumerary canon, when he obtains a prebend, becomes a numerary canon."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • numerary Of or pertaining to number or numbers; reckoned by or according to number; numerical.
    • numerary Belonging to a certain number; included or reckoned within the proper or fixed number.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Numerary belonging to a certain number: contained within or counting as one of a body or a number—opp. to Supernumerary
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
LL. numerarius,: cf. F. numéraire,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. nombre—L. numerus, number.

Usage

In literature:

Associated Words: numeral, numeric, notation, coefficient, numerary.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
At this time he left the Lycee Napoleon and became a super-numerary clerk in the Treasury Department.
"Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z" by Anatole Cerfberr and Jules François Christophe
Aeterna fac cum sanctis tuis in gloria numerari.
"The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book" by Various
NUMERARY OR MARRYAT'S SIGNALS.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
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In science:

The discount bonds, the floating rate note, the natural numerarie, and the options are shown to satisfy (A2).
On the Representation of General Interest Rate Models as Square Integrable Wiener Functionals
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