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English definition of “number sb/sth among sb/sth”

number sb/sth among sb/sth

formal phrasal verb with number     /ˈnʌm.bər/ US  /-bɚ/ verb
If you are numbered among a particular group, you belong to that group: At one time, the club numbered an archbishop among its members.Including and containingComprising and consisting of
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