Definition of alphametic in English:

alphametic

noun

Mathematics
  • A mathematical puzzle in which an arithmetical proposition is expressed with the ten digits represented by a different letter of the alphabet, the task being to find what digit each letter stands for.

adjective

Mathematics
  • Of the nature of or involving an alphametic.

Origin

1950s. From alpha- + -metic.

Pronunciation

alphametic

/ˌalfəˈmɛtɪk/