Every letter of a word is reduced to its numerical value, and the word is explained by another of the same quantity.
Examples of bar and dot numeral 5, showing the ornamentation which the bar underwent without affecting its numerical value.
This rule depends on the numerical value of each letter in the alphabet.
The numerical value of the population was estimated from the Crespi diary as 2,400.
This is accomplished by the use of a score-card, which recognizes certain qualities and gives to each a numerical value.
The lives of men were estimated by heroes and conquerors in those days only at their numerical value in swelling the army roll.
Experts, on the other hand, find the higher wisdom in the numerical value of the letters and in the manifold changes of the words.
The positive quantity or number obtained from a negative quantity or number by omitting the “−” is called its numerical value.
Sh is on line 103, which is the numerical value of the word Shakespeare.
The old B retained the numerical value of the Greek β as 2, and no numerical value was given to the new symbol.
|absolute value |
The value of a number without regard to its sign. For example, the absolute value of +3 (written |+3|) and the absolute value of -3 (written |-3|) are both 3.