Cardinal Number

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑrd nl ˈnʌm bər/ ?

A cardinal number is a number indicating order such as first, second, or third.

References

  1. cardinal number. merriam-webster.com. Encyclopedia Britannica. (Accessed: 2009-03-12). http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cardinal number.

More Information

  • McAdams, David. Countable. allmathwords.org. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. 2010-02-22. http://www.allmathwords.org/article.aspx?lang=en&id=Countable.

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Cardinal Number. 2010-01-04. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/c/cardinalnumber.html.

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2010-01-09: Removed references to 'Cardinality'. Added 'Cardinality' to "More Information" (McAdams, David.)
2010-01-04: Added "References" (McAdams, David.)
2008-10-10: Initial version (McAdams, David.)

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