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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
count•a•ble /ˈkaʊntəbəl/USA pronunciation  adj. 
  1. (esp. of a noun, or a meaning of a noun) able to be counted:countable nouns like boy, desk, and ring.
count•a•bly, adv.: The noun sugar is used countably in the sentence "Give me two sugars, please.''See count3 above.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
count•a•ble  (kountə bəl),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. able to be counted.
  2. Mathematics
    • (of a set) having a finite number of elements.
    • (of a set) having elements that form a one-to-one correspondence with the natural numbers;
count′a•bili•ty, counta•ble•ness, n. 
counta•bly, adv. 
  • late Middle English. See count1, -able 1400–50

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