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nu·mer·ate

 (no͞o′mə-rāt′, nyo͞o′-)
tr.v. nu·mer·at·ed, nu·mer·at·ing, nu·mer·ates
To enumerate; count.
adj. (-mər-ĭt)
Able to think and express oneself effectively in quantitative terms.

[Latin numerāre, numerāt-, from numerus, number; see number.]

nu′mer·a·cy (-mər-ə-sē) n.

numerate

adj
(Education) able to use numbers, esp in arithmetical operations. Compare literate
vb (tr)
1. (Mathematics) to read (a numerical expression)
2. a less common word for enumerate
[C18 (vb): from Latin numerus number + -ate1, by analogy with literate]

nu•mer•ate

(v. ˈnu məˌreɪt, ˈnyu-; adj. -mər ɪt)

v. -at•ed, -at•ing,
adj. v.t.
1. to represent numbers by symbols.
adj.
3. able to use or understand numerical techniques of mathematics.
[1400–50; late Middle English: counted, numbered < Latin numerātus, past participle of numerāre to number; see -ate1]
nu′mer•a•cy, n.

numerate


Past participle: numerated
Gerund: numerating

Imperative
numerate
numerate
Present
I numerate
you numerate
he/she/it numerates
we numerate
you numerate
they numerate
Preterite
I numerated
you numerated
he/she/it numerated
we numerated
you numerated
they numerated
Present Continuous
I am numerating
you are numerating
he/she/it is numerating
we are numerating
you are numerating
they are numerating
Present Perfect
I have numerated
you have numerated
he/she/it has numerated
we have numerated
you have numerated
they have numerated
Past Continuous
I was numerating
you were numerating
he/she/it was numerating
we were numerating
you were numerating
they were numerating
Past Perfect
I had numerated
you had numerated
he/she/it had numerated
we had numerated
you had numerated
they had numerated
Future
I will numerate
you will numerate
he/she/it will numerate
we will numerate
you will numerate
they will numerate
Future Perfect
I will have numerated
you will have numerated
he/she/it will have numerated
we will have numerated
you will have numerated
they will have numerated
Future Continuous
I will be numerating
you will be numerating
he/she/it will be numerating
we will be numerating
you will be numerating
they will be numerating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been numerating
you have been numerating
he/she/it has been numerating
we have been numerating
you have been numerating
they have been numerating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been numerating
you will have been numerating
he/she/it will have been numerating
we will have been numerating
you will have been numerating
they will have been numerating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been numerating
you had been numerating
he/she/it had been numerating
we had been numerating
you had been numerating
they had been numerating
Conditional
I would numerate
you would numerate
he/she/it would numerate
we would numerate
you would numerate
they would numerate
Past Conditional
I would have numerated
you would have numerated
he/she/it would have numerated
we would have numerated
you would have numerated
they would have numerated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.numerate - determine the number or amount of; "Can you count the books on your shelf?"; "Count your change"
recount - count again; "We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"
ascertain, determine, find out, find - establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study; "find the product of two numbers"; "The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize"
miscount - count wrongly
census - conduct a census; "They censused the deer in the forest"
add together, summate, tot, tot up, tote up, total, add up, sum, sum up, tally, add - determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
2.numerate - read out loud as words written numbers
read - look at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed; "The King will read the proclamation at noon"
Adj.1.numerate - able to understand and use numbers
educated - possessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge)
innumerate - lacking knowledge and understanding of mathematical concepts and methods

numerate

verb
1. To note (items) one by one so as to get a total:
2. To name or specify one by one:
Translations
يُعَدِّد، يَسْرُد بالتَّسَلْسُل
se smyslem pro počty/vědu
számolni tudó
sem hefur undirstöîukunnáttu í reikningi
mokantis skaičiuoti
rēķināt protošs
so zmyslom pre matematiku
matematiğe aklı erenmatematik kafası olan

numerate

[ˈnjuːmərɪt] ADJcon conocimientos básicos de aritmética
to be numeratetener conocimientos básicos de aritmética

numerate

[ˈnjuːmərət] adj (British) to be numerate [child] → savoir compter
highly numerate → doué(e) en mathématiques

numerate

adjrechenkundig; to be (very) numerate(gut) rechnen können

numerate

[ˈnjuːmərɪt] adj to be numerate (Brit) → saper far di conto

numerate

(ˈnjuːmərət) adjective
having a basic understanding of mathematics and science.
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