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# Have faith or confidence in

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**counting**

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### Word definitions for counting in dictionaries

**WordNet**
Word definitions in WordNet

n. the act of counting; "the counting continued for several hours" [syn: count , numeration , enumeration , reckoning , tally ]

**Wikipedia**
Word definitions in Wikipedia

Counting is the action of finding the number of elements of a finite set of objects. The traditional way of counting consists of continually increasing a (mental or spoken) counter by a unit for every element of the set, in some order, while marking (or ...

**Wiktionary**
Word definitions in Wiktionary

n. A count; the act by which something is counted. vb. (present participle of count English)

**The Collaborative International Dictionary**
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary

Count \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 ...

#### Usage examples of counting.

__Counting__ ten days more we reach 11 Ahau, the last day of the line given above.

All the other clerks in the chamber peered awestricken over their __counting__ desks at what must have been a first-ever occurrence.

So Longarm was __counting__ flies on some horse apples by what might have been a kiva, filled in and almost totally erased by the rare floodwaters of many a year, when the famous badman Poison Welles came over to join him, holding a fresh but empty tin can.

Highway Patrolmen, Governor Barnett could now field more than 1,000 armed men, not __counting__ local police and civilian volunteers.

So, __counting__ the days until Beauvais would return, he plunged into his work.

His exit guide listed only two such facilities on or near the Beltway, not __counting__ trucking terminals.

Pechenegs and Bogomils in numbers beyond __counting__, tribe upon tribe, whole barbarian nations rising to the slaughter of the empire.

Indian astronomers realized that they could record the number of counters in each column of the __counting__ board using their Brahmi numerals.

Dr Ramis pulled out his watch, a beautiful Breguet with a centre seconds hand, and they both sat gravely __counting__.

Andrew was still __counting__ upon a telephone call from Jerry Bodwin, to bring the announcement that Fanchon Callier had returned.

Though Lydia had always remained mute about his reasons for calling, Alistair had usually left __counting__ his new assets or else striding irately out berating her so-called closefisted stinginess, which he had done at the conclusion of his last visit.

And second, by not saying anything about the equal-protection clauseindeed, by explicitly denying review of the Bush claim that a manual recount employing different standards for __counting__ questionable ballots denied him equal protection the per curiam implied that the justices did not think that the use of such different standards created an equal-protection problem.

Which was probably what genie-man had been __counting__ on, her defenselessness and isolation.

His most anxious works, though, prefer the denumerably infinite -- that is, the prospect of __counting__ forever, meeting infinity by exhaustion.

Beneath this was the statement: A denumerably infinite set is one that can be put in a 1-1 correspondence with the set of __counting__ numbers.