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: being one more than 25 in number
twenty-six years
see Table of Numbers


2 of 4

pronoun, plural in construction

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


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noun (1)

: six and 20 : two times 13
: 26 units or objects
a total of twenty-six
: a group or set of 26
: the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 26
: the 26th in a set or series
especially : an article of clothing of the 26th size
wears a twenty-six


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noun (2)

: a gambling game in which one wins if he rolls his chosen number 26 or more times in 13 rolls of 10 dice

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“Twenty-six.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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