\ˈabakəs], \ˈabakəs], \ˈa_b_a_k_ə_s]\
Definitions of ABACUS
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- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
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By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
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By James Champlin Fernald
An ancient contrivance still used in elementary schools to teach arithmetical calculations, called also Abacus Pythagoricus; a cupboard or buffet. A table constituting the upper member of crowning of a column and its capital Abacus harmonicus, the structure and disposition of the keys of a musical instrument.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
n. [Latin] The upper plate upon the capital of a column, supporting the architrave; â€“an instrument for effecting arithmetical calculations with sliding balls or counters.