Numerating
Numerate Nu"mer*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Numerated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Numerating}.] [L. numeratus, p. p. of numerare to count. See {Number}, v.] (Arith.) To divide off and read according to the rules of numeration; as, to numerate a row of figures. [1913 Webster]

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  • numerating — nu·mer·ate || nuːmÉ™rÉ™t / njuː adj. able to comprehend and use numbers v. count; reckon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Numerate — Nu mer*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Numerated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Numerating}.] [L. numeratus, p. p. of numerare to count. See {Number}, v.] (Arith.) To divide off and read according to the rules of numeration; as, to numerate a row of figures. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Numerated — Numerate Nu mer*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Numerated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Numerating}.] [L. numeratus, p. p. of numerare to count. See {Number}, v.] (Arith.) To divide off and read according to the rules of numeration; as, to numerate a row of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • numerate — numeracy, n. v. /nooh meuh rayt , nyooh /; adj. /nooh meuhr it, nyooh /, v., numerated, numerating, adj. v.t. 1. to represent numbers by symbols. 2. enumerate (def. 2). adj. 3. able to use or understand numerical techniques of mathematics. [1400… …   Universalium

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  • numerate — (v.) 1721, to count, from L. numeratus counted out, pp. of numerare to count, to number, from numerus a number (see NUMBER (Cf. number)). Related: Numerated; numerating …   Etymology dictionary

  • numerate — verb (t) /ˈnjuməreɪt / (say nyoohmuhrayt) (numerated, numerating) 1. to number; count; enumerate. 2. to read (an expression in numbers). –adjective /ˈnjumərət / (say nyoohmuhruht) 3. having a basic competency in mathematics; able to understand… …   Australian English dictionary

  • numerate — numerate1 [no͞o′mər āt΄, nyo͞o′mər āt΄] vt. numerated, numerating [< L numeratus, pp. of numerare: see NUMBER & ATE1] 1. ENUMERATE 2. to read as words (numbers expressed in figures) numerate2 [no͞o′mər it …   English World dictionary

  • numeration — [no͞o΄mər ā′shən, nyo͞o΄mər ā′shən] n. [ME numeracioun < L numeratio < numerare: see NUMBER] 1. a numbering or counting; calculation 2. a system of numbering 3. the act of numerating numbers expressed in figures …   English World dictionary

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