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sixty-four

[siks-tee-fawr, -fohr] /ˈsɪks tiˈfɔr, -ˈfoʊr/
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 60 plus 4.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 64 or LXIV.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
4.
amounting to 64 in number.
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  • The entire collar contains twenty-eight SS, fourteen roses, thirteen knots, and measures sixty-four inches.

    Old and New London Walter Thornbury
  • Some old authors say that it is called so, because it contains sixty-four chapters.

  • Could it be that she had slept for three hundred and sixty-four days and been awake for only one?

    Fairies and Folk of Ireland William Henry Frost
  • It is a hundred and twenty-one feet long and sixty-four feet wide.

    The Book of the National Parks Robert Sterling Yard
  • The crossing from Belfast is sixty-four miles, and it is five hours to Glasgow.

    One Irish Summer William Eleroy Curtis
  • There are three hundred and sixty-four other nights in which to consider the eternal verities.

    Back Home Eugene Wood
  • I have not seen this article, which is said to extend to sixty-four pages.

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