Definitions for **"Numeric expression"**

A command used to add, subtract, multiply, and divide two numbers. Numeric expressions are constructed using the numeric operators-- + (add), - (subtract), * (multiply), and / (divide).

A numeric constant, a simple numeric variable, a scalar reference to a numeric array, a numeric-valued function reference, or a sequence of the above, separated by numeric operators and parentheses.

a combination of numeric identifiers, numeric constants, function values, parentheses, arithmetic and unary operators, and conditional expressions yielding one or more numeric values