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eighty–eight

adjective

Definition of eighty–eight

  1. :  being one more than 87 in number eighty-eight years — see number table

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eighty–eight

pronoun, plural in construction \"\

Definition of eighty–eight

  1. :  88 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated eighty-eight are here eighty-eight were found

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eighty–eight

noun \"\

Definition of eighty–eight

  1. 1 :  eight and 80 :  four times 22 :  eight times 11

  2. 2a :  88 units or objects a total of eighty-eight b :  a group or set of 88

  3. 3 :  the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 88

  4. 4 :  the 88th in a set or series

  5. 5 or eighty–eights [so called from the standard number of keys] slang :  piano

  6. 6 :  an 88 millimeter gun

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