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English definition of “count noun”

count noun

noun [C]     (also countable noun) specialized
B1 a noun that can be used in the singular and the plural: Count nouns are shown in this dictionary with [C].Parts of speech
(Definition of count noun noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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