eighty-five

adjective

Definition of eighty-five 

(Entry 1 of 3)

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

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Definition of eighty-five (Entry 2 of 3)

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

eighty-five

noun
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Definition of eighty-five (Entry 3 of 3)

1 : five and 80 : five times 17

2a : 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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