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English definition of “enumerate”

enumerate

verb [T]     /ɪˈnjuː.mə.reɪt/ US  /-ˈnuː.mɚ.eɪt/ formal
to name things separately, one by one: He enumerated the benefits of the insurance scheme.Classifying and creating order enumeration     /ɪˌnjuː.məˈreɪ.ʃən/ US  /-ˌnuː-/ noun [U]
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