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 for enumeration
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Enumeration \E*nu`mer*a"tion\, n. [L. enumeratio: cf. F.
     ['e]num['e]ration.]
     1. The act of enumerating, making separate mention, or
        recounting.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A detailed account, in which each thing is specially
        noticed.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Because almost every man we meet possesses these, we
              leave them out of our enumeration.    --Paley.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. (Rhet.) A recapitulation, in the peroration, of the heads
        of an argument.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  enumeration
      n 1: a numbered list [syn: enumeration, numbering]
      2: the act of counting; reciting numbers in ascending order;
         "the counting continued for several hours" [syn: count,
         counting, numeration, enumeration, reckoning,
         tally]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  36 Moby Thesaurus words for "enumeration":
     accounting, active list, blacklist, blocking, census, checklist,
     civil list, counting, dactylonomy, detailing, foliation, inventory,
     inventorying, itemization, items, list, measurement, numbering,
     numeration, pagination, parsing, quantification, quantization,
     register, registry, repertory, resolution, retired list, scansion,
     schedule, schematization, sick list, tally, tally sheet, tallying,
     telling
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  enumeration
  
     1.  A bijection with the natural numbers; a
     counted set.
  
     Compare well-ordered.
  
     2.  enumerated type.
  
     (1996-11-28)
  

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