eighty-second

adjective

Definition of eighty-second

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : being number 82 in a countable series the eighty-second day — see Table of Numbers
2 : being one of 82 equal parts into which something is divisible an eighty-second share of the money

eighty-second

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Definition of eighty-second (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : number 82 in a countable series
2 : the quotient of a unit divided by 82 : one of 82 equal parts of something one eighty-second of the total

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