eighty-eighth

I. \\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
1. : being number 88 in a countable series

the eighty-eighth day

— see number table
2. : being one of 88 equal parts into which something is divisible

an eighty-eight share of the money

II. noun
1. : number 88 in a countable series
2. : the quotient of a unit divided by 88 : one of 88 equal parts of something

one eighty-eighth of the total

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/ay"tee aytth", -ayth"/, adj.
1. next after the eighty-seventh; being the ordinal number for 88.
2. being one of 88 equal parts.
n.
3. an eighty-eighth part, esp. of one (1/88).
4. the eighty-eighth member of a series.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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