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numerate to number or count; enumerate.
numeration the act, process, or result of numbering or counting; enumeration; count. [2 definitions]
numerator the number in a fraction that appears above the line, over the denominator. [3 definitions]
numerical of or pertaining to numbers. [3 definitions]
numerology a study of such numbers as those denoting the year of one's birth, to determine their supposed influence on one's character and life.
número uno (informal) the person who is most important, best, most powerful, or the like; number one.
numerous existing in great number; many. [2 definitions]
numismatic of, pertaining to, or consisting of coins, medals, tokens, or currency. [2 definitions]
numismatics (used with a sing. verb) the study or collecting of money, coins, and sometimes similar objects, such as medals.
numismatist a devotee of or specialist in numismatics.
numskull a stupid or foolish person; blockhead; dunce.
nun1 a woman who is a member of a religious order, esp. one who has taken vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, and lives in a convent.
nun2 the name of the fourteenth letter of the Hebrew alphabet.
Nunavut a territory in northern Canada created from eastern portions of the Northwest Territories in the late 1990s.
Nunc Dimittis a canticle beginning with these Latin words, used in the Christian liturgy.
nuncio the pope's official representative to a government.
nunnery a home for female members of a religious order; convent.
nuptial of or relating to a wedding ceremony or to marriage. [2 definitions]
nurse someone who cares for the sick or feeble, esp. under the guidance of a doctor. [11 definitions]
nursemaid a woman who is paid to care for young children.
nurse practitioner a registered nurse with advanced training who specializes in certain medical practices or therapies under the auspices of a doctor.