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sixty-eight

[sik-stee-eyt] /ˈsɪk stiˈeɪt/
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 60 plus 8.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 68 or LXVIII.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
4.
amounting to 68 in number.
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  • More than a hundred and sixty-eight years ago, there lived a curious personage called "Old Riddler."

  • They provide sixty-eight of the hundred Viceroys; we provide only seventeen.

    Upstarts L. J. Stecher
  • With these names to the number of sixty-eight, corresponding to so many parts of the body, do they praise thee.

    The Kath Sarit Sgara Somadeva Bhatta
  • That mug was sixty-eight years old, and that silk cord had been on it since 1842.

    When Life Was Young C. A. Stephens
  • After a life of eminent usefulness, he died, in 1841, at the age of sixty-eight.

    Christmas Evans Paxton Hood

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