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ninety-six

adjective

Definition of ninety-six

:being one more than 95 in number
  • ninety-six years
— see Table of Numbers

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ninety-six

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of ninety-six

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

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ninety-six

noun \ " \

Definition of ninety-six

1 :six and 90 :two times 48 :three times 32 :four times 24 :six times 16 :eight times 12 :eight dozen
2 a :96 units or objects
  • a total of ninety-six
b :a group or set of 96
3 :the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 96

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