Definition of tabulation:
He turned through the pages upon which he had scribbled notes of purchases of cattle and horses and of ranch equipment, passed on to a tabulation of his men's wages, and finally stopped at a page devoted to his agreement with his friend.- "The Desert Valley", Jackson Gregory.
They defy tabulation; and yet they bring to the keen Christian observer in that land more encouragement, because they have more significance, than all the facts and figures usually found within the covers of an ordinary mission report.- "India‚??s Problem Krishna or Christ", John P. Jones.
Later, after the preliminary work is done, each object will be entered on a card, together with a condensed tabulation of when and where I obtained it, its age, history- anything, in short, that we can find pertaining to it.- "The Road to Understanding", Eleanor H. Porter.