ninety-eight

adjective

Definition of ninety-eight

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: being one more than 97 in number ninety-eight years — see Table of Numbers
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Definition of ninety-eight (Entry 2 of 3)

: ninety–eight countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated ninety-eight are here ninety-eight were found

ninety-eight

noun
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Definition of ninety-eight (Entry 3 of 3)

1 : eight and 90 : two times 49 : seven times 14
2a : 98 units or objects a total of ninety-eight
b : a group or set of 98
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 98

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“Ninety-eight.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ninety-eight. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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