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subitize (ˈsʌbɪˌtaɪz) or
(Psychology) psychol to perceive the number of (a group of items) at a glance and without counting: the maximum number of items that can be subitized is about five.
[C20: from Latin subitus sudden + -ize]
Past participle: subitized
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In the second half of the century, educators developed several models of subitizing and counting.
The Role of Subitizing and Counting in the Development of the Young Children's Conception of Small Numbers.