number
noun
  1. a quantity of things or people

    Examples
    • The number of persons on the payroll has increased over the last year.

    • The number of days lost through strikes has fallen.

  2. a printed or written figure that identifies a particular thing

    Examples
verb

to put a figure on a document

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