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Meaning of COUNTABLE

Pronunciation:  'kawntubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  that can be counted; "countable sins"; "numerable assets"
 

COUNTABLE is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: calculable, denumerable, enumerable, numerable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Count"a*ble\ (-?-b'l), a.
Capable of being numbered.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

A term describing a set which is isomorphic to a subet of the natural numbers. A countable set has "countably many" elements. If the isomorphism is stated explicitly then the set is called "a counted set" or "an enumeration".

Examples of countable sets are any finite set, the natural numbers, integers, and rational numbers. The real numbers and complex numbers are not.

 

 

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