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tabulate

[ verb tab-yuh-leyt; adjective tab-yuh-lit, -leyt ]
/ verb 藞t忙b y蓹藢le瑟t; adjective 藞t忙b y蓹 l瑟t, -藢le瑟t /
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verb (used with object), tab路u路lat路ed, tab路u路lat路ing.
to put or arrange in a tabular, systematic, or condensed form; formulate tabularly.
verb (used without object), tab路u路lat路ed, tab路u路lat路ing.
to operate the tab key on a typewriter; to tab.
adjective
shaped like a table or tablet; tabular.
having transverse septae, as certain corals.
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Origin of tabulate

1590鈥1600; (adj.) <Late Latin tabul膩tus, past participle of tabul膩re to fit with planks, floor; see table, -ate1; (v.) <Latin tabul(a), for table + -ate1

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British Dictionary definitions for tabulate

tabulate

verb (藞t忙bj蕣藢le瑟t) (tr)
Also: tabularize (藞t忙bj蕣l蓹藢ra瑟z) to set out, arrange, or write in tabular form
to form or cut with a flat surface
adjective (藞t忙bj蕣l瑟t, -藢le瑟t)
having a flat surface
(of certain corals) having transverse skeletal plates

Derived forms of tabulate

tabulable, adjectivetabulation, noun

Word Origin for tabulate

C18: from Latin tabula a board
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