# Definitions and Synonyms of *number system* | Another word for *number system* | What is *number system? *

*Definition 1: any notation for the representation of numbers - [noun denoting communication]*

*Synonyms for number system in the sense of this definition*

*(**number system* is a kind of ...) a notation used by mathematicians

*number system*is a kind of ...) a notation used by mathematicians

*(... is a kind of **number system* ) a numeration system in which a real number is represented by an ordered set of characters where the value of a character depends on its position

*number system*) a numeration system in which a real number is represented by an ordered set of characters where the value of a character depends on its position

*(number system* is the domain which ... is member of) (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place

*"10 is the radix of the decimal system"*