transitive verb tab·u·late \ˈta-byə-ˌlāt\

: to arrange information in an organized way so that it can be studied, recorded, etc.


Full Definition of TABULATE

:  to put into tabular form
:  to count, record, or list systematically
tab·u·la·tion \ˌta-byə-ˈlā-shən\ noun
tab·u·la·tor \ˈta-byə-ˌlā-tər\ noun

Examples of TABULATE

  1. A machine is used to tabulate the votes.

Origin of TABULATE

Latin tabula tablet
First Known Use: 1734

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TABULATOR Defined for Kids


verb tab·u·late \ˈta-byə-ˌlāt\

Definition of TABULATE for Kids

:  to count and record in an orderly way <tabulate votes>


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