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seventy-one

adjective

Definition of seventy-one

: being one more than 70 in number
  • seventy-one years
— see Table of Numbers

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seventy-one

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of seventy-one

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

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seventy-one

noun \ " \

Definition of seventy-one

1 : one and 70
2 a : 71 units or objects
  • a total of seventy-one
b : a group or set of 71
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 71
4 : the 71st in a set or series

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