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noun nu·mer·a·tion \ˌnü-mə-ˈrā-shən, ˌnyü-\

Definition of numeration

  1. 1 a :  the act or process or an instance of counting or numbering; also :  a system of counting or numbering b :  an act or instance of designating by a number

  2. 2 :  the art of reading in words numbers expressed by numerals

15th Century

First Known Use of numeration

15th century

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