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eighty-five

adjective

Definition of eighty-five

:being one more than 84 in number
  • eighty-five years
— see Table of Numbers

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eighty-five

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of eighty-five

:85 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated
  • eighty-five are here
  • eighty-five were found

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eighty-five

noun \ " \

Definition of eighty-five

1 :five and 80 :five times 17
2 a :85 units or objects
  • a total of eighty-five
b :a group or set of 85
3 :the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 85
4 :the 85th in a set or series

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