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Meaning of ENUMERATION

Pronunciation:  i`noomu'reyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of counting; "the counting continued for several hours"
  2. [n]  a numbered list
 

ENUMERATION is a 11 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: count, counting, numbering, numeration, reckoning, tally
 
 See Also: blood count, census, countdown, investigating, investigation, list, listing, miscount, nosecount, poll, recount, sperm count

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*nu`mer*a"tion\, n. [L. enumeratio: cf. F.
['e]num['e]ration.]
1. The act of enumerating, making separate mention, or
   recounting.

2. A detailed account, in which each thing is specially
   noticed.

         Because almost every man we meet possesses these, we
         leave them out of our enumeration.    --Paley.

3. (Rhet.) A recapitulation, in the peroration, of the heads
   of an argument.

 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

1. A bijection with the natural numbers; a counted set.

Compare well-ordered.

2. enumerated type.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accounting, active list, blacklist, blocking, census, checklist, civil list, counting, dactylonomy, detailing, foliation, inventory, inventorying, itemization, items, list, measurement, numbering, numeration, pagination, parsing, quantification, quantization, register, registry, repertory, resolution, retired list, scansion, schedule, schematization, sick list, tally, tally sheet, tallying, telling
 

 

 

 

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