nu·​mer·​a·​ble | \ ˈnüm-rə-bəl How to pronounce numerable (audio) , ˈnü-mə-; ˈnyüm-, ˈnyü-mə- \

Definition of numerable

: capable of being counted

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Recent Examples on the Web Supplies The amount of eye shadow formula choices these days are about as numerable as the brushes available. Devon Abelman, Allure, "Why Pro Makeup Artists Apply Cream Eye Shadow With Their Fingers," 19 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of numerable

1570, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for numerable

Latin numerabilis, from numerare to count

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“Numerable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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