tabulate

verb tab·u·late \ ˈta-byə-ˌlāt \
Updated on: 22 Apr 2018

Definition of tabulate

tabulated; tabulating
1 : to count, record, or list systematically
2 : to put into tabular form

tabulation

play \ˌta-byə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

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play \ˈta-byə-ˌlā-tər\ noun

Examples of tabulate in a Sentence

  1. A machine is used to tabulate the votes.

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Origin and Etymology of tabulate

Latin tabula tablet

TABULATE Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of tabulate for English Language Learners

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


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tabulate

verb tab·u·late \ ˈta-byə-ˌlāt \

Definition of tabulate for Students

tabulated; tabulating
: to count and record in an orderly way
  • tabulate votes


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