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twenty-first

[twen-tee-furst, twuhn-] /ˈtwɛn tiˈfɜrst, ˈtwʌn-/
adjective
1.
next after the twentieth; being the ordinal number for 21.
2.
being one of 21 equal parts.
noun
3.
a twenty-first part, especially of one (1/21).
4.
the twenty-first member of a series.
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  • But on the twenty-first of December, the snow began to fall.

    My Antonia Willa Cather
  • But this is rambling far from the momentous twenty-first of June, my day of triumph.

    The Fortune Hunter Louis Joseph Vance
  • No permissible margin of error, said the twenty-first century.

    West Of The Sun Edgar Pangborn
  • I was about to pursue the statement that on my twenty-first birthday I gave a party, and She was there.

    The Uncommercial Traveller Charles Dickens
  • Witness the king at Walden the twenty-first day of October in the thirty-fifth year of our reign.

    The Church of Grasmere Mary L. Armitt

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