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twenty–three

adjective

Definition of twenty–three

  1. :  being one more than 22 in number twenty-three years — see number table

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twenty–three

pronoun, plural in construction \"\

Definition of twenty–three

  1. :  23 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated twenty-three are here twenty-three were found

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twenty–three

noun \"\

Definition of twenty–three

  1. 1 :  three and 20

  2. 2a :  23 units or objects a total of twenty-three b :  a group or set of 23

  3. 3 :  the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 23

  4. 4 :  the 23d in a set or series; especially :  an article of clothing of the 23d size wears a twenty-three

  5. 5 :  a railway telegraph signal for a message of greatest urgency

  6. 6 :  the end :  that's all — compare twenty-three skiddoo

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