sixty-one

1 of 3

adjective

: being one more than 60 in number
sixty-one years
see Table of Numbers

sixty-one

2 of 3

pronoun, plural in construction

"
: 61 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated
sixty-one are here
sixty-one were found

sixty-one

3 of 3

noun

"
1
: one and 60
2
a
: 61 units or objects
a total of sixty-one
b
: a group or set of 61
3
: the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 61
4
: the 61st in a set or series

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“Sixty-one.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sixty-one. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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