Definition of Tabulator in English :

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Tabulator meaning in English

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1. counter, tabulator

a calculator that keeps a record of the number of times something happens

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of tabulator
a feature in a word-processing program or device on a typewriter for setting and locating column margins
2. computing
a machine that reads data from one medium, such as punched cards, producing lists, tabulations, or totals, usually on a continuous sheet of paper
any machine that tabulates data

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see synonyms of tabulator
a person or thing that tabulates
; specif.,
a device on a typewriter activated by a key (tab key), used to move the carriage a given number of spaces, as in making columns
the key on a computer keyboard that moves the cursor a preset number of spaces (also tab key)
a machine for automatically compiling lists, tabulations, etc. from information encoded on punch cards

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see synonyms of tabulator
1. One that tabulates.
2. A machine that reads, sorts, and prints out information from punched cards.
3. A mechanism on a typewriter for setting automatic stops or margins for columns.
4. Computers A device for reading data from punched cards and producing printed lists or totals of the result.

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