counting

present participle of count
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as in telling
to find the sum of (a collection of things) by noting each one as it is being added count the baseball gloves in the storage locker to see if there are enough to go around

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as in weighing
to be of importance punctuality and a neat appearance count during a job interview

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“Counting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/counting. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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