Math Definitions - Letter P


Definition of Pronumeral

Definition of Pronumeral

A pronumeral is another word for a "variable"

For example "\(x\)" and "\(y\)" are pronumerals in the equation. They can stand for any numbers that satisfy the equation.


The aim of this dictionary is to provide definitions to common mathematical terms. Students learn a new math skill every week at school, sometimes just before they start a new skill, if they want to look at what a specific term means, this is where this dictionary will become handy and a go-to guide for a student.


Year 1 to Year 12 students

Learning Objectives

Learn common math terms starting with letter P

Author: Subject Coach
Added on: 6th Feb 2018

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