Quick Answer: Does More Than Include The Number?

What does all accounted for mean?

All present and accounted forAll members or items of a group are here or their whereabouts are known, as in Is everyone ready to board the bus.

—All present and accounted for.

This expression almost certainly originated in the armed forces as a response to roll call.

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Does couple mean two?

Couple is used when referring to two things, as in “a couple of days ago,” whereas few and several are less specific. Few means “not many but some,” as in “The train leaves in a few minutes,” and several denotes more than the words couple and few do but implies lesser than the word many does.

Does no more than include the number?

You use no more than or not more than when you want to emphasize how small a number or amount is.

Does greater mean add or multiply?

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How do you use less than sign?

In an inequality, the less-than sign always “points” to the smaller number. Put another way, the “jaws” (the wider section of the symbol) always direct to the larger number.

What does no less than mean?

Definition of no less than : at least —used to suggest that a number or amount is surprisingly largeNo less than half the students failed the test. She has had no less than a dozen job offers.

Does increase mean add?

to make greater, as in number, size, strength, or quality; augment; add to: to increase taxes.

Does a few mean 2 or 3?

Actually, no. While many people would agree that “a few” means three or more, the actual dictionary definition of “a few” is, “not many but more than one.” So, “a few” cannot be one, but it can be as low as two.

What is the less than sign look like?

L Method. This method is pretty simple—”less than” starts with a letter L, so the symbol that looks most like an L is the one that means “less than.” < looks more like an L than >, so < means “less than.” Because > doesn’t look like an L, it can’t be “less than.”

Is 0.5 or 0.05 greater?

0.5 is greater than 0.05. There are many ways to deduce this: The more the no of zeroes after the decimal point the smaller the number is.

What does by all counts mean?

From all reports available, from what everyone is saying. For example, By all accounts the party was a great success, or They spent a fortune on their cruise, according to all accounts. These phrases rely on account in the sense of “a particular report or description of some event.” [ Late 1700s]

How many is a few days?

A “few” typically refers to the vicinity of 3 to 7 of something. A few days would be longer than a couple (two) but shorter than a week (seven). So the time duration could range from three to six days and still be classified as a few.

Does greater than include the number?

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What sign is used for no more than?

As we saw earlier, the greater than and less than symbols can also be combined with the equal sign. When we say ‘as many as’ or ‘no more than’, we mean ‘less than or equal to’ which means that a could be less than b or equal to b.

What sign is at most?

The notation a ≤ b or a ⩽ b means that a is less than or equal to b (or, equivalently, at most b, or not greater than b). The notation a ≥ b or a ⩾ b means that a is greater than or equal to b (or, equivalently, at least b, or not less than b).

Does no more than 10 include 10?

No. “No more than 10” means 10 or less.

Does how much mean add?

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What does on both counts mean?

: on both points I agree with you on both counts.

Is it on all counts or on all accounts?

Use “You are correct on all counts” if you mean a person is correct on all the delineated items or issues being discussed. Use “You are correct on all accounts” if you are evaluating the work someone has done to tabulate or enumerate results (bank accounts, budgetary accounts, etc.)

Does 2+ mean 2 or more?

Hi Steve, 2+ means “two or more”, so two counts, as does more.