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twenty-four

[twen-tee-fawr, -fohr, twuhn-] /ˈtwɛn tiˈfɔr, -ˈfoʊr, ˈtwʌn-/
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 20 plus 4.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 24 or XXIV.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
4.
amounting to 24 in number.
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  • Both of them also rank among the twentyfour histories of china.
  • twentyfour lives were lost in the tornado, many of whom were school children.

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