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A number is a mathematical concept used to describe and assess quantity. It is an abstract entity representing a quantity, used to express how many are being referred to, or how much there is of some thing or property; an arithmetical value corresponding to a particular quantity of something. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ... A number is an abstract idea used in counting and measuring. ... Euclid, Greek mathematician, 3rd century BC, as imagined by by Raphael in this detail from The School of Athens. ...


The word number can also refer to

A telephone number is a sequence of decimal digits that uniquely indicates the network termination point. ... In linguistics, grammatical number is a morphological category characterized by the expression of quantity through inflection or agreement. ... A number in music is a self-contained piece that is combined with other such pieces in a performance. ... The Book of Numbers is the fourth of the books of the Pentateuch, called in the Hebrew ba-midbar במדבר, i. ... The numbers game, or policy racket, is an illegal lottery played mostly in poor neighborhoods in U.S. cities, wherein the bettor attempts to pick three or four digits to match those that will be randomly drawn the following day. ... Numb3rs (Numbers; officially NUMB3RS) is an American television show produced by brothers Ridley Scott and Tony Scott. ... Lost is a genre television show and includes a number of mysterious elements that have been ascribed to science fiction or supernatural phenomena. ... Lost is a popular American serial drama television series that follows the lives of plane crash survivors on a tropical island, after a passenger jet flying between Australia and the United States crashes somewhere in the South Pacific. ... Numbers is the 18th episode of Lost. ... Numbers is an album by singer/songwriter Cat Stevens. ... Number is an early 1970s text-based computer game for BASIC designed by Peoples Computer Company in which one must guess a number from one to 100, which the computer is thinking of. ... Number is the leading Japanese sports magazine published on every Thursday by Bungeishunju. ...

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The arithmetical operations of numbers, such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, are generalized in the branch of mathematics called abstract algebra, the study of abstract number systems such as groups, rings and fields.
This number is denoted by i, a symbol assigned by Leonhard Euler.
The existence of complex numbers was not completely accepted until the geometrical interpretation had been described by Caspar Wessel in 1799; it was rediscovered several years later and popularized by Carl Friedrich Gauss, and as a result the theory of complex numbers received a notable expansion.
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