The Semantics and Grammar of Arithmetic Language: (Or, What Is "Meaning" in Arithmetic?)

J. Allen Hickerson
1955 The Arithmetic Teacher  
Ask a woman to close her eyes and tell you what she visualizes when you say the word handsome. Ask a man to do the same and tell you what be visualizes when you say the word pretty. Now ask both to close their eyes and tell what they visualize when you say two hundred eighty-six.
doi:10.5951/at.2.1.0012 fatcat:77woltb74fc37dgcpvay2nbaba