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noun [countable] count pronunciation in British English /kaʊnt/
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  1. 1
    the process of counting how many people or things there are in a group

    After the count, Ellison had 25% of the votes.

    word/head/traffic etc count:

    I did a quick head count and realized Suzie was missing.

    at (the) last count:

    At the last count, 400 people had agreed to join.

  2. 4
    legal each crime that someone is charged with

    Manning was jailed on three counts of corruption.

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