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  • 1 count — n: charge; specif: a charge (as in a complaint or indictment) that separately states a cause of action or esp. offense guilty on all count s Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 2 count — Ⅰ. count [1] ► VERB 1) determine the total number of. 2) recite numbers in ascending order. 3) take into account; include. 4) regard or be regarded as possessing a quality or fulfilling a role: people she had counted as her friends. 5) be… …

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  • 3 Count — Count, n. [F. conte and compte, with different meanings, fr. L. computus a computation, fr. computare. See {Count}, v. t.] 1. The act of numbering; reckoning; also, the number ascertained by counting. [1913 Webster] Of blessed saints for to… …

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  • 4 count — count1 [kount] vt. [ME counten < OFr conter < L computare,COMPUTE] 1. to name numbers in regular order to (a certain number) [to count five] 2. to add up, one by one, by units or groups, so as to get a total [count the money] 3. to check by …

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  • 5 Count — 〈[ kaʊnt] m. 6; in England〉 1. Titel der nichtengl. Grafen; →a. Earl 2. Inhaber dieses Titels [engl., „Graf“] * * * Count [ka̮unt ], der; s, s [engl. count < frz. comte, ↑ Comte]: 1. <o. Pl.> …

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  • 6 Count — (kount), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Counted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Counting}.] [OF. conter, and later (etymological spelling) compter, in modern French thus distinguished; conter to relate (cf. {Recount}, {Account}), compter to count; fr. L. computuare to… …

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  • 7 Count — ist in England Titel des nichtenglischen Grafen, die englische Entsprechung ist der Earl. Count ist Namensbestandteil von Count Basie, Jazz Musiker Count Basic, Drum ’n’ Bass Band Count Grishnackh, das Pseudonym des Musikers Varg Vikernes Count… …

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  • 8 count — vb 1 Count, tell, enumerate, number are comparable when they mean to ascertain the total of units in a collection by noting one after another or one group after another. Count (see also RELY) implies computation of a total by assigning to each… …

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  • 9 Count — Count, v. i. 1. To number or be counted; to possess value or carry weight; hence, to increase or add to the strength or influence of some party or interest; as, every vote counts; accidents count for nothing. [1913 Webster] This excellent man …

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  • 10 Count Me In — may refer to: Count Me In (charity), a charitable organization that provides financial assistance and business coaching and consulting services to woman owned businesses Count Me In (Death Before Dishonor album) Count Me In (Jann Browne album)… …

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  • 11 count — [n] tally; number calculation, computation, enumeration, numbering, outcome, poll, reckoning, result, sum, toll, total, whole; concept 766 Ant. estimate, guess count [v1] add, check in order add up, calculate, cast, cast up, cipher, compute,… …

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  • 12 Count — Count, n. [F. conte, fr. L. comes, comitis, associate, companion, one of the imperial court or train, properly, one who goes with another; com + ire to go, akin to Skr. i to go.] A nobleman on the continent of Europe, equal in rank to an English… …

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  • 13 Count — The number of yarns is termed the count. The cotton system is based on 840 yards to the hank, and the number of hanks that weigh 1 lb. (7,000 grains) equals the count, thus 10 s cotton = 10 X 840 yards per lb. There are numerous systems in use… …

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  • 14 Count On — is a major mathematics education project in the United Kingdom which was announced by education secretary David Blunkett at the end of 2000. It was the follow on to Maths Year 2000 which was the UK s contribution to UNICEF s World Mathematical… …

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  • 15 Count — [kaunt] der; s, s <aus engl. count, dies aus fr. comte, vgl. ↑Comte> engl. Titel für einen Grafen von nicht brit. Herkunft …

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  • 16 count on — (someone) to expect someone to help you when you need them. I m counting on you to tell me everything they say. Usage notes: sometimes used to show that you expect a problem: You can always count on Michael to screw things up …

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  • 17 count on — (something) to expect something to happen. You may be disappointed if you count on getting that loan …

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  • 18 count on — count upon 1) you can count on me Syn: rely on, depend on, bank on, trust (in), be sure of, have (every) confidence in, believe in, put one s faith in, take for granted, take as read 2) they hadn t counted on his indomitable spirit Syn …

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  • 19 count on — / count upon [v] depend on; rely aim for, bank on, bargain for, believe, believe in, bet bottom dollar*, bet on, expect from, heed, lean on, pin faith on, place confidence in, plan on, reckon on, rest on, score, stake on, swear by, tab, take as… …

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  • 20 Count — (engl., spr. kaunt), in England der Titel der nicht englischen Grafen (Countess, Gräfin); der englische Graf heißt Earl, seine Gemahlin aber Countess …

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