Tabulate meaning

tăbyə-lāt
To arrange in tabular form; condense and list.
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Arrange in tabular form; arrange into a table.
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To tabulate is to arrange data or information in columns and tables.

When you do a study and find out how much a pack of notebook paper costs in eight different stores and then you create a table with the name of the store along one side and the prices and sizes of paper packs along the other, this is an example of a time when you tabulate the information learned in your study.

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To cut or form with a plane surface.
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Having a plane surface.
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To put (facts, statistics, etc.) in a table or columns or otherwise arrange systematically.
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Having a flat surface.
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Having or made of thin, horizontal plates, as some corals.
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(1) To arrange data into a columnar format. See tabular data.
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To list.

...and other indices which despair and shame [...] forbid me to tabulate... --Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita.

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Origin of tabulate

  • Latin tabula writing –ate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Late Latin tabulātus, perfect passive participle of tabulō (“I fit with planks"), from Latin tabula (“board, plank").

    From Wiktionary