numeral system


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numeral system

[′nüm·rəl ‚sis·təm]
(mathematics)
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The alphabetic numeral system in Attica, Annual of the British School at Athens 45: 126-139.
To those evident phonetical difficulties should be added the fact that this comparison does not apply to the reconstructed Proto-Uralic numeral system either: there is no proof of the existence of any numeral except 'two', 'five' (see above) and may be 'ten' and 'twenty' (see below).
describing their position on specific constellations, and with their longitude, latitude and magnitude, it thus contains a large list of numbers that can be read correctly only if the numeral system is easy to follow.