tabulator

[ tab-yuh-ley-ter ]
/ ˈtæb yəˌleɪ tər /
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noun

a person or thing that tabulates.

Nearby words

  1. tabular,
  2. tabularize,
  3. tabularly,
  4. tabulate,
  5. tabulation,
  6. tabun,
  7. tac,
  8. tacamahac,
  9. tacan,
  10. tace

Origin of tabulator

First recorded in 1880–85; tabulate + -or2

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British Dictionary definitions for tabulator

tabulator

/ (ˈtæbjʊˌleɪtə) /

noun

a device for setting the automatic stops that locate the column margins on a typewriter
computing a machine that reads data from one medium, such as punched cards, producing lists, tabulations, or totals, usually on a continuous sheet of paper
any machine that tabulates data
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