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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of enumerating, making separate mention, or recounting.
  • n. A detailed account, in which each thing is specially noticed.
  • n. A recapitulation, in the peroration, of the heads of an argument.
  • n. A set of named constants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of enumerating, making separate mention, or recounting.
  • n. A detailed account, in which each thing is specially noticed.
  • n. A recapitulation, in the peroration, of the heads of an argument.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of enumerating.
  • n. An account of a number of things in which detailed mention is made of particular articles.
  • n. In rhetoric, a recapitulation of the principal points or heads of a discourse or argument.
  • n. In logic, abscissio infiniti (which see); the method of exclusions.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a numbered list
  • n. the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order

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