Definition of tabulate in English:

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tabulate

Pronunciation: /ˈtabjʊleɪt/

verb

[with object]
Arrange (data) in tabular form: (as adjective tabulated) tabulated results
More example sentences
  • The U.S. Census Bureau did not tabulate separate statistics for Panama, Central and South American nations until 1960.
  • All surveys were electronically tabulated and the results were ranked in declining order.
  • The seven-person research team is kept busy all year tabulating the results into numerical ratings, city by city.
Synonyms
arrange, order, organize, set out, chart;
systematize, systemize, catalogue, list, sort, index, classify, class, codify, compile, group, range, dispose, file, log, grade, rate
archaic assort

Derivatives

tabulation

Pronunciation: /tabjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
Example sentences
  • Most tables will include tabulations by some demographic characteristics or by labor force status.
  • Moreover, that knowledge must reflect careful observation, recording and tabulation.
  • The site offers voter registration, listings, and even vote tabulation for its customers.

Origin

Early 17th century (originally Scots in the sense 'enter on a roll'): in modern use from table + -ate3.

Words that rhyme with tabulate

confabulate

For editors and proofreaders

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