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seventy-four

adjective

Definition of seventy-four

: being one more than 73 in number
  • seventy-four years
— see Table of Numbers

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seventy-four

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of seventy-four

: 74 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated
  • seventy-four are here
  • seventy-four were found

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seventy-four

noun \ " \

Definition of seventy-four

1 : four and 70 : two times 37
2 a : 74 units or objects
  • a total of seventy-four
b : a group or set of 74
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 74
4 : the 74th in a set or series
5 : an old-time warship rated as carrying 74 guns
6 : a highly regarded southern African sparid food fish (Polysteganus undulosus) having a rosy red color above shading to white below with several wavy longitudinal blue streaks along the sides

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