eighty-nine

adjective

Definition of eighty-nine

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: being one more than 88 in number eighty-nine years — see Table of Numbers
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Definition of eighty-nine (Entry 2 of 3)

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

eighty-nine

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

1 : nine and 80
2a : 89 units or objects a total of eighty-nine
b : a group or set of 89
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 89
4 : the 89th in a set or series

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“Eighty-nine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eighty-nine. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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