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Definition 1: the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order - [noun denoting act]

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

  • the counting continued for several hours

Synonyms for reckoning in the sense of this definition

(reckoning is a kind of ...) the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically

(... is a kind of reckoning ) the act of estimating the number of red and white corpuscles in a blood sample

(... is a kind of reckoning ) a periodic count of the population

(... is a kind of reckoning ) counting backward from an arbitrary number to indicate the time remaining before some event (such as launching a space vehicle)

(... is a kind of reckoning ) an inaccurate count

(... is a kind of reckoning ) the counting of votes (as in an election)

(... is a kind of reckoning ) an additional (usually a second) count; especially of the votes in a close election

(... is a kind of reckoning ) the act of estimating the number of spermatozoa in an ejaculate

Definition 2: problem solving that involves numbers or quantities - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for reckoning in the sense of this definition

(reckoning is a kind of ...) the thought processes involved in solving a problem

(... is a kind of reckoning ) (mathematics) calculation of the value of a function outside the range of known values

(... is a kind of reckoning ) (mathematics) calculation of the value of a function between the values already known

(... is a kind of reckoning ) a change in the units or form of an expression:

"conversion from Fahrenheit to Centigrade"

(... is a kind of reckoning ) an approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth

"an estimate of what it would cost" "a rough idea how long it would take"

(... is a kind of reckoning ) the result of mathematical differentiation; the instantaneous change of one quantity relative to another; df(x)/dx

(... is a kind of reckoning ) the result of a mathematical integration; F(x) is the integral of f(x) if dF/dx = f(x)

Definition 3: a bill for an amount due - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for reckoning in the sense of this definition

(reckoning is a kind of ...) an itemized statement of money owed for goods shipped or services rendered

"he paid his bill and left" "send me an account of what I owe"

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