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numeracy

noun [U] uk   /ˈnjuː.mə.rə.si/  us   /ˈnuː-/
ability to do basic mathematics: statistics on the literacy and numeracy of twelve-year-olds
Translations of “numeracy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 基本計算能力,識數…
in Chinese (Simplified) 基本计算能力,识数…
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