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Definition 1: read out loud as words written numbers - [verb of cognition]

(numerate is a kind of ...) look at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed

"The King will read the proclamation at noon"

Definition 2: determine the number or amount of - [verb of communication]

Samples where numerate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Can you count the books on your shelf?
  • Count your change

Synonyms for numerate in the sense of this definition

(numerate is a kind of ...) establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study

"find the product of two numbers" "The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize"

(... is a kind of numerate ) count again

"We had to recount all the votes after an accusation of fraud was made"

(... is a kind of numerate ) count wrongly

(... is a kind of numerate ) conduct a census

"They censused the deer in the forest"

(... is a kind of numerate ) determine the sum of

"Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"

Definition 3: able to understand and use numbers - [adjective denoting all]

(means also ...) possessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge)

(... are attributes of numerate) skill with numbers and mathematics

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