enumerating

present participle of enumerate
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as in counting
to find the sum of (a collection of things) by noting each one as it is being added there were more birds hovering about the bird feeder than I could possibly enumerate

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as in listing
to make a list of let's enumerate the top ten reasons why Top Ten lists have gotten out of hand

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“Enumerating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enumerating. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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