numerator

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numerator (plural numerators)

  1. (arithmetic) The number or expression written above the line in a fraction, such as 1 in ½.
  2. An enumerator; someone who counts things.

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Etymology[edit]

From numerō (count, reckon), from numerus (number).

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Noun[edit]

numerātor m (genitive numerātōris); third declension

  1. counter, numerator

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Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative numerātor numerātōrēs
Genitive numerātōris numerātōrum
Dative numerātōrī numerātōribus
Accusative numerātōrem numerātōrēs
Ablative numerātōre numerātōribus
Vocative numerātor numerātōrēs

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