seventy-six

adjective

Definition of seventy-six

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: being one more than 75 in number seventy-six years — see Table of Numbers
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Definition of seventy-six (Entry 2 of 3)

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

seventy-six

noun
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Definition of seventy-six (Entry 3 of 3)

1 : six and 70 : four times 19
2a : 76 units or objects a total of seventy-six
b : a group or set of 76
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 76
4 : the 76th in a set or series

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“Seventy-six.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seventy-six. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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