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countable noun

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌkaʊntəbəlˈnaʊn/ ( also count noun)
B1 a noun that has both plural and singular forms Parts of speech
Translations of “countable noun”
in Korean 가산 명사…
in Arabic الاسم المَعدود…
in Portuguese substantivo contável…
in Catalan nom comptable…
in Japanese (文法)可算名詞…
in Italian sostantivo numerabile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可數名詞…
in Russian исчисляемое имя существительное…
in Turkish sayılabilen isim…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可数名词…
in Polish rzeczownik policzalny…
(Definition of countable noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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