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number

noun
 
/ˈnʌm·bər/
A1 a symbol or word used in a counting system
numero
Think of a number between 1 and 100.
A1 a group of numbers that represents something
numero
What is your phone number?
B1 an amount
numero, quantità
We contacted a large number of people.
a number of… many
un certo numero di…
There have been a number of problems.
(Definition of number noun from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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