[syn: count, counting, numeration, enumeration, reckoning, tally]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Enumeration \E*nu`mer*a"tion\, n. [L. enumeratio: cf. F.
1. The act of enumerating, making separate mention, or
2. A detailed account, in which each thing is specially
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.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a numbered list [syn: enumeration, numbering]
2: the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order;
"the counting continued for several hours" [syn: count,
counting, numeration, enumeration, reckoning,
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
36 Moby Thesaurus words for "enumeration":
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,
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018):
1. A bijection with the natural numbers; a
2. enumerated type.