twenty-two

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noun twen·ty-two \ -ˈtü \

Definition of twenty-two

1 :a number that is one more than 21 — see Table of Numbers
2 :a .22-caliber firearm; especially :one firing rimfire cartridges usually written .22

twenty-two

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twenty-two

pronoun, plural in construction

First Known Use of twenty-two

1526


TWENTY-TWO Defined for English Language Learners

twenty-two

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Definition of twenty-two for English Language Learners

  • : a gun that fires small bullets


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