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Nominal number

A nominal number is a series of digits that, unlike a number, does not indicate a quantity. It may even contain letters and symbols.



They are often used to indicate a position within a hierarchy, as for house numbering. But sometimes there is not even an hierarchy as with telephone numbers.



A house number can be written as


A telephone number can consist of

+ 49 (0) 221 – 345952 / 1

A flight number can be

B 3752 HL


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