from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. That can be counted; countable: numerable assets.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Able to be counted; countable.
  • adj. In one to one correspondence with the set of natural integers.
  • adj. numerous

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being numbered or counted.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being numerated, counted, or reckoned.
  • In mathematics, capable of being put into one-to-one correspondence with the elements of a progression.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. that can be counted


Latin numerābilis, from numerāre, to count, from numerus, number; see number.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin numerābilis. (Wiktionary)



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