• several
  • or when the plaintiff makes two or more different statements of one and the same cause of action, each several statement is called a count, and all of them, collectively, constitute the declaration. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 3. In all cases, however, in which there are two or more counts, whether there is actually but one cause of action or several, each count purports, upon the face of it, to disclose a distinct right of action, unconnected with that stated in any of the other counts. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • so that if one or more or several counts be not adapted to the evidence, some other of them may be so. (thefreedictionary.com)