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English definition of “count sth out”

count sth out

verb uk phrasal verb with count   /kaʊnt/ us  
to count coins or notes one by one as you put them down: She counted out five crisp new $100 bills.
(Definition of count sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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