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Count vs. Item

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Countverb

(intransitive) To recite numbers in sequence.

Itemnoun

A distinct physical object.

‘Tweezers are great for manipulating small items.’;

Countverb

(transitive) To determine the number (of objects in a group).

‘There are three apples; count them.’;

Itemnoun

An object that can be picked up for later use.

Countverb

(intransitive) To be of significance; to matter.

‘Your views don't count here.’; ‘It does count if you cheat with someone when you're drunk.’;

Itemnoun

A line of text having a legal or other meaning; a separate particular in an account.

‘the items in a bill’; ‘In response to the first item, we deny all wrongdoing.’;

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Countverb

(intransitive) To be an example of something: often followed by as and an indefinite noun.

‘Apples count as a type of fruit.’;

Itemnoun

(psychometrics) A question on a test, which may include its answers.

‘The exam has 100 items, each of which includes a correct response and three distractors.’;

Countverb

(transitive) To consider something an example of something.

‘He counts himself a hero after saving the cat from the river.’; ‘I count you as more than a friend.’;

Itemnoun

A matter for discussion in an agenda.

‘The first item for discussion is the budget for next year's picnic.’;

Countverb

(obsolete) To take account or note (of).

Itemnoun

(informal) Two people who are having a relationship with each other.

‘Jack and Jill are an item.’;

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Countverb

To plead orally; to argue a matter in court; to recite a count.

Itemnoun

A short article in a newspaper.

‘an item concerning the weather’;

Countnoun

The act of counting or tallying a quantity.

‘Give the chairs a quick count to check if we have enough.’;

Itemnoun

(obsolete) A hint; an innuendo.

Countnoun

The result of a tally that reveals the number of items in a set; a quantity counted.

Itemverb

(transitive) To make a note of.

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Countnoun

A countdown.

Itemadverb

likewise

Countnoun

(legal) A charge of misconduct brought in a legal proceeding.

Itemadverb

Also; as an additional article.

Countnoun

(baseball) The number of balls and strikes, respectively, on a batter's in-progress plate appearance.

‘He has a 3–2 count with the bases loaded.’;

Itemnoun

An article; a separate particular in an account; as, the items in a bill; he picked up four items at the drug store.

Countnoun

(obsolete) An object of interest or account; value; estimation.

Itemnoun

A hint; an innuendo.

‘A secret item was given to some of the bishops . . . to absent themselves.’;

Countnoun

The male ruler of a county.

Itemnoun

A short article in a newspaper; a paragraph; as, an item concerning the weather.

Countnoun

A nobleman holding a rank intermediate between dukes and barons.

Itemnoun

A topic or piece of information having the salacious character of gossip, especially a romantic relation between two people; as, I hear that the boss and his new secretary are an item.

Countnoun

(entomology) Any of various nymphalid butterflies of the genus Tanaecia. Other butterflies in this genus are called earls and viscounts.

Itemverb

To make a note or memorandum of.

‘I have itemed it in my memory.’;

Countadjective

Countable.

Itemnoun

a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group of things that could be enumerated on a list;

‘he noticed an item in the New York Times’; ‘she had several items on her shopping list’; ‘the main point on the agenda was taken up first’;

Countverb

To tell or name one by one, or by groups, for the purpose of ascertaining the whole number of units in a collection; to number; to enumerate; to compute; to reckon.

‘Who can count the dust of Jacob?’; ‘In a journey of forty miles, Avaux counted only three miserable cabins.’;

Itemnoun

a whole individual unit; especially when included in a list or collection;

‘they reduced the price on many items’;

Countverb

To place to an account; to ascribe or impute; to consider or esteem as belonging.

‘Abracham believed God, and it was counted unto him for righteousness.’;

Itemnoun

a small part that can be considered separately from the whole;

‘it was perfect in all details’;

Countverb

To esteem; to account; to reckon; to think, judge, or consider.

‘I count myself in nothing else so happyAs in a soul remembering my good friends.’;

Itemnoun

an isolated fact that is considered separately from the whole;

‘several of the details are similar’; ‘a point of information’;

Countverb

To number or be counted; to possess value or carry weight; hence, to increase or add to the strength or influence of some party or interest; as, every vote counts; accidents count for nothing.

‘This excellent man . . . counted among the best and wisest of English statesmen.’;

Itemnoun

an individual instance of a type of symbol;

‘the word`error' contains three tokens of `r'’;

Countverb

To reckon; to rely; to depend; - with on or upon.

‘He was brewer to the palace; and it was apprehended that the government counted on his voice.’; ‘I think it a great error to count upon the genius of a nation as a standing argument in all ages.’;

Itemadverb

(used when listing or enumerating items) also;

‘a length of chain, item a hook’;

Countverb

To take account or note; - with

Countverb

To plead orally; to argue a matter in court; to recite a count.

Countnoun

The act of numbering; reckoning; also, the number ascertained by counting.

‘Of blessed saints for to increase the count.’; ‘By this count, I shall be much in years.’;

Countnoun

An object of interest or account; value; estimation.

Countnoun

A formal statement of the plaintiff's case in court; in a more technical and correct sense, a particular allegation or charge in a declaration or indictment, separately setting forth the cause of action or prosecution.

Countnoun

A nobleman on the continent of Europe, equal in rank to an English earl.

Countnoun

the total number counted;

‘a blood count’;

Countnoun

the act of counting;

‘the counting continued for several hours’;

Countnoun

a nobleman (in various countries) having rank equal to a British earl

Countverb

determine the number or amount of;

‘Can you count the books on your shelf?’; ‘Count your change’;

Countverb

have weight; have import, carry weight;

‘It does not matter much’;

Countverb

show consideration for; take into account;

‘You must consider her age’; ‘The judge considered the offender's youth and was lenient’;

Countverb

name or recite the numbers;

‘The toddler could count to 100’;

Countverb

put into a group;

‘The academy counts several Nobel Prize winners among its members’;

Countverb

include as if by counting;

‘I can count my colleagues in the opposition’;

Countverb

have faith or confidence in;

‘you can count on me to help you any time’; ‘Look to your friends for support’; ‘You can bet on that!’; ‘Depend on your family in times of crisis’;

Countverb

take account of;

‘You have to reckon with our opponents’; ‘Count on the monsoon’;

Count

Count (feminine: countess) is a historical title of nobility in certain European countries, varying in relative status, generally of middling rank in the hierarchy of nobility. The etymologically related English term denoted the land owned by a count.

‘county’;

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