"countable" meaning in English

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Adjective

IPA: /ˈkaʊntəbəl/, [ˈkʰaʊn(ɾ)əbɫ̩] [US] Audio: LL-Q1860 (eng)-Vealhurl-countable.wav [UK]
Etymology: From Middle English countable, equivalent to count (“to enumerate”) +‎ -able. Etymology templates: {{inh|en|enm|countable}} Middle English countable, {{suffix|en|count|able|gloss1=to enumerate}} count (“to enumerate”) +‎ -able Head templates: {{en-adj|-}} countable (not comparable)
  1. Capable of being counted; having a quantity. Tags: not-comparable
    Sense id: countable-en-adj-4QKSdbyj Translations (capable of being counted, having a quantity): comptable (Catalan), spočitatelný (Czech), tællelig (Danish), telbaar (Dutch), telbare (Dutch), numeroituva (Finnish), dénombrable (French), თვლადი (tvladi) (Georgian), გამოთვლადი (gamotvladi) (Georgian), zählbar (German), गणनीय (gaṇnīya) (Hindi), megszámlálható (Hungarian), enumerabile (Italian), 数えられる (kazoerareru) (Japanese), yn-choontey (Manx), enumerável (Portuguese), contável (Portuguese), numărabil (Romanian), исчисли́мый (isčislímyj) (Russian), števen (Slovene), contable (Spanish), räknebar (Swedish), räknelig (Swedish), contåve (Walloon), rhifadwy (Welsh) Disambiguation of 'capable of being counted, having a quantity': 84 6 6 5
  2. (mathematics, of a set) Finite or countably infinite; having a one-to-one correspondence (bijection) with a subset of the natural numbers. Tags: not-comparable, of a set Categories (topical): Mathematics, Set theory
    Sense id: countable-en-adj-YESwBawa Disambiguation of Set theory: 4 42 47 7 Topics: mathematics, sciences
  3. (mathematics, of a set) Countably infinite; having a bijection with the natural numbers. Tags: not-comparable, of a set Categories (topical): Mathematics, Set theory
    Sense id: countable-en-adj-H7Pm9xj5 Disambiguation of Set theory: 4 42 47 7 Topics: mathematics, sciences Synonyms: denumerable Translations (math: having a bijection with the natural numbers): numeroituva (Finnish), przeliczalny (Polish) Disambiguation of 'math: having a bijection with the natural numbers': 5 38 49 9
  4. (grammar, of a noun) Freely usable with the indefinite article and with numbers, and therefore having a plural form. Tags: not-comparable, of a noun Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: countable-en-adj-tBrURPl4 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences Translations (grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article): выліча́льны (vyličálʹny) (Belarusian), 可數 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 可数 (kěshǔ) [Mandarin] (Chinese), počitatelný [masculine] (Czech), telbaar (Dutch), telbare (Dutch), loenduv (Estonian), luvullinen (Finnish), dénombrable (French), თვლადი (tvladi) (Georgian), zählbar (German), megszámlálható (Hungarian), numerabile (Italian), 可算 (kasan) (alt: かさん) (Japanese), policzalny (Polish), contável (Portuguese), исчисля́емый (isčisljájemyj) (Russian), števen (Slovene), räknebar (Swedish), обчи́слювальний (občýsljuvalʹnyj) (Ukrainian) Disambiguation of 'grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article': 5 21 21 53
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Hypernyms (countably infinite): infinite Disambiguation of 'countably infinite': 1 44 51 3 Hyponyms (having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers): finite, countably infinite Disambiguation of 'having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers': 5 41 45 9 Translations (math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers): 可數 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 可数 (kěshǔ) [Mandarin] (Chinese), spočetný (Czech), aftelbaar (Dutch), numeroituva (Finnish), dénombrable (French), abzählbar (German), megszámlálható (Hungarian), 可算 (kasan) (Japanese), przeliczalny (Polish), contável (Portuguese), števen (Slovene), numerable (Spanish), uppräknelig (Swedish) Disambiguation of 'math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers': 5 41 45 8

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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "gaṇnīya",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
          "word": "enumerabile"
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
          "code": "ja",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "kazoerareru",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
          "word": "数えられる"
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          "lang": "Manx",
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          "word": "yn-choontey"
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          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
          "code": "pt",
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          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
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          "lang": "Romanian",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
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          "roman": "isčislímyj",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
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          "lang": "Slovene",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
          "word": "števen"
        },
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
          "code": "es",
          "lang": "Spanish",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
          "word": "contable"
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          "_dis1": "84 6 6 5",
          "code": "sv",
          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
          "word": "räknebar"
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          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
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        "(mathematics, of a set) Countably infinite; having a bijection with the natural numbers."
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        "(grammar, of a noun) Freely usable with the indefinite article and with numbers, and therefore having a plural form."
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "be",
          "lang": "Belarusian",
          "roman": "vyličálʹny",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
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          "lang": "Chinese",
          "roman": "kěshǔ",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
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          "tags": [
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          "word": "počitatelný"
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "nl",
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          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "telbaar"
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "telbare"
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "et",
          "lang": "Estonian",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "loenduv"
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        {
          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "luvullinen"
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        {
          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "fr",
          "lang": "French",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "dénombrable"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "ka",
          "lang": "Georgian",
          "roman": "tvladi",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "თვლადი"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "zählbar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "hu",
          "lang": "Hungarian",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "megszámlálható"
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "numerabile"
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          "alt": "かさん",
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          "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
          "word": "可算"
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          "_dis1": "5 21 21 53",
          "code": "pl",
          "lang": "Polish",
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          "word": "policzalny"
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      "_dis1": "5 41 45 8",
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      "_dis1": "5 41 45 8",
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "uppräknelig"
    }
  ],
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    "Countable noun"
  ],
  "word": "countable"
}
{
  "antonyms": [
    {
      "word": "non-denumerable"
    },
    {
      "word": "uncountable"
    }
  ],
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    "English 3-syllable words",
    "English adjectives",
    "English lemmas",
    "English terms derived from Middle English",
    "English terms inherited from Middle English",
    "English terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "English terms with audio links",
    "English uncomparable adjectives",
    "English words suffixed with -able",
    "Requests for review of Italian translations",
    "en:Set theory"
  ],
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "countable set"
    },
    {
      "word": "countable additivity"
    }
  ],
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    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "enm",
        "3": "countable"
      },
      "expansion": "Middle English countable",
      "name": "inh"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "en",
        "2": "count",
        "3": "able",
        "gloss1": "to enumerate"
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      "expansion": "count (“to enumerate”) +‎ -able",
      "name": "suffix"
    }
  ],
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        "1": "-"
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      "sense": "countably infinite",
      "word": "infinite"
    }
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    {
      "sense": "having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "finite"
    },
    {
      "sense": "having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "countably infinite"
    }
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  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "adj",
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    {
      "word": "countability"
    },
    {
      "word": "mass noun"
    },
    {
      "word": "plurale tantum"
    },
    {
      "word": "denumerability"
    }
  ],
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    {
      "antonyms": [
        {
          "word": "uncountable"
        }
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        "Capable of being counted; having a quantity."
      ],
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        "Capable of being counted; having a quantity."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable"
      ]
    },
    {
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        {
          "word": "uncountable"
        }
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        "en:Mathematics"
      ],
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        "Finite or countably infinite; having a one-to-one correspondence (bijection) with a subset of the natural numbers."
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(mathematics, of a set) Finite or countably infinite; having a one-to-one correspondence (bijection) with a subset of the natural numbers."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable",
        "of a set"
      ],
      "topics": [
        "mathematics",
        "sciences"
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "en:Mathematics"
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Countably infinite; having a bijection with the natural numbers."
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(mathematics, of a set) Countably infinite; having a bijection with the natural numbers."
      ],
      "synonyms": [
        {
          "word": "denumerable"
        }
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable",
        "of a set"
      ],
      "topics": [
        "mathematics",
        "sciences"
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        "English terms with quotations",
        "en:Grammar"
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "ref": "2014, James Lambert, “Diachronic stability in Indian English lexis”, in World Englishes, page 112",
          "text": "In these extracts the word abuse is used in the sense of ‘an individual piece of invective’ or ‘an abusive comment’ and is clearly a countable noun.",
          "type": "quotation"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Freely usable with the indefinite article and with numbers, and therefore having a plural form."
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(grammar, of a noun) Freely usable with the indefinite article and with numbers, and therefore having a plural form."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "not-comparable",
        "of a noun"
      ],
      "topics": [
        "grammar",
        "human-sciences",
        "linguistics",
        "sciences"
      ]
    }
  ],
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    {
      "ipa": "/ˈkaʊntəbəl/"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "[ˈkʰaʊn(ɾ)əbɫ̩]",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ]
    },
    {
      "audio": "LL-Q1860 (eng)-Vealhurl-countable.wav",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/5/57/LL-Q1860_%28eng%29-Vealhurl-countable.wav/LL-Q1860_%28eng%29-Vealhurl-countable.wav.mp3",
      "ogg_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/5/57/LL-Q1860_%28eng%29-Vealhurl-countable.wav/LL-Q1860_%28eng%29-Vealhurl-countable.wav.ogg",
      "tags": [
        "UK"
      ],
      "text": "Audio (UK)"
    }
  ],
  "translations": [
    {
      "code": "ca",
      "lang": "Catalan",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "comptable"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "spočitatelný"
    },
    {
      "code": "da",
      "lang": "Danish",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "tællelig"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "telbaar"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "telbare"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "numeroituva"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "dénombrable"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "tvladi",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "თვლადი"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "gamotvladi",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "გამოთვლადი"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "zählbar"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "gaṇnīya",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "गणनीय"
    },
    {
      "code": "hu",
      "lang": "Hungarian",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "megszámlálható"
    },
    {
      "code": "it",
      "lang": "Italian",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "enumerabile"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "kazoerareru",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "数えられる"
    },
    {
      "code": "gv",
      "lang": "Manx",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "yn-choontey"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "enumerável"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "contável"
    },
    {
      "code": "ro",
      "lang": "Romanian",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "numărabil"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "isčislímyj",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "исчисли́мый"
    },
    {
      "code": "sl",
      "lang": "Slovene",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "števen"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "contable"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "räknebar"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "räknelig"
    },
    {
      "code": "wa",
      "lang": "Walloon",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "contåve"
    },
    {
      "code": "cy",
      "lang": "Welsh",
      "sense": "capable of being counted, having a quantity",
      "word": "rhifadwy"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "可數"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "kěshǔ",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "可数"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "spočetný"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "aftelbaar"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "numeroituva"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "dénombrable"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "abzählbar"
    },
    {
      "code": "hu",
      "lang": "Hungarian",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "megszámlálható"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "kasan",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "可算"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "przeliczalny"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "contável"
    },
    {
      "code": "sl",
      "lang": "Slovene",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "števen"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "numerable"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with a subset of the natural numbers",
      "word": "uppräknelig"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with the natural numbers",
      "word": "numeroituva"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "math: having a bijection with the natural numbers",
      "word": "przeliczalny"
    },
    {
      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "vyličálʹny",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "выліча́льны"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "可數"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "kěshǔ",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "可数"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "počitatelný"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "telbaar"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "telbare"
    },
    {
      "code": "et",
      "lang": "Estonian",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "loenduv"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "luvullinen"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "dénombrable"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "tvladi",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "თვლადი"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "zählbar"
    },
    {
      "code": "hu",
      "lang": "Hungarian",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "megszámlálható"
    },
    {
      "code": "it",
      "lang": "Italian",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "numerabile"
    },
    {
      "alt": "かさん",
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "kasan",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "可算"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "policzalny"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "contável"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "isčisljájemyj",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "исчисля́емый"
    },
    {
      "code": "sl",
      "lang": "Slovene",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "števen"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "räknebar"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "občýsljuvalʹnyj",
      "sense": "grammar: freely used with numbers and the definite article",
      "word": "обчи́слювальний"
    }
  ],
  "wikipedia": [
    "Countable noun"
  ],
  "word": "countable"
}

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