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numbering

verb
present participle of number

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1 to find the sum of (a collection of things) by noting each one as it is being added
  • number those apples and tell me how many you have

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2 to have a total of
  • the full-time staff numbers 30 people

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numbered

numbering

numberless

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“Numbering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/numbering. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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