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sixty-first

adjective

Definition of sixty-first

1 : being number 61 in a countable series
  • the sixty-first day
— see Table of Numbers
2 : being one of 61 equal parts into which something is divisible
  • a sixty-first share of the money

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sixty-first

noun \ " \

Definition of sixty-first

1 : number 61 in a countable series
2 : the quotient of a unit divided by 61 : one of 61 equal parts of something
  • one sixty-first of the total

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