Definition of twenty-six

 (Entry 1 of 4)

: being one more than 25 in number twenty-six years — see Table of Numbers
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Definition of twenty-six (Entry 2 of 4)

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


noun (1)
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Definition of twenty-six (Entry 3 of 4)

1 : six and 20 : two times 13
2a : 26 units or objects a total of twenty-six
b : a group or set of 26
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 26
4 : the 26th in a set or series especially : an article of clothing of the 26th size wears a twenty-six


noun (2)
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Definition of twenty-six (Entry 4 of 4)

: 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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