numeration

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

Definition of numeration

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 :the art of reading in words numbers expressed by numerals

First Known Use of numeration

15th century


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