# denumerable

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## de·nu·mer·a·ble

(dĭ-no͞o′mər-ə-bəl, -nyo͞o′-)*adj.*

Capable of being put into one-to-one correspondence with the positive integers; countable.

[From denumerate,

*to count*, from Late Latin dēnumerāre, dēnumerāt-, alteration of Latin dīnumerāre : dī-, dis-,*dis-*+ numerāre,*to number*; see**numerate**.]**de·nu′mer·a·bil′i·ty**

*n.*

**de·nu′mer·a·bly**

*adv.*

## denumerable

(dɪˈnjuːmərəbəl)*adj*

(Mathematics)

*maths*capable of being put into a one-to-one correspondence with the positive integers; countable**deˈnumerably**

*adv*

## count•a•ble

(ˈkaʊn tə bəl)*adj.*

**1.**able to be counted.

**2.**

*Math.*

**a.**(of a set) having a finite number of elements.

**b.**(of a set) having elements that form a one-to-one correspondence with the natural numbers; denumerable; enumerable.

[1400–50]

**count`a•bil′i•ty, count′a•ble•ness,**

*n.*

**count′a•bly,**

*adv.*

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Adj. | 1. | denumerable - that can be counted; "countable sins"; "numerable assets"calculable - capable of being calculated or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "calculable odds" |

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