countable

countable

[koun-tuh-buhl]
1.
able to be counted.
2.
Mathematics.
a.
(of a set) having a finite number of elements.
b.
(of a set) having elements that form a one-to-one correspondence with the natural numbers; denumerable; enumerable.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English. See count1, -able

countability, countableness, noun
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 countable (ˈkaʊntəbəl) —adj 1. capable of being counted 2. maths, logic able to be counted using the natural numbers; finite or denumerable 3. linguistics denoting a count noun

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countable definition

mathematics
A term describing a set which is isomorphic to a subet of the natural numbers. A countable set has "countably many" elements. If the isomorphism is stated explicitly then the set is called "a counted set" or "an enumeration".
Examples of countable sets are any finite set, the natural numbers, integers, and rational numbers. The real numbers and complex numbers are not [proof?].
(1999-08-29)

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deductions.
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