hundred thousand

the cardinal number that is the fifth power of ten
Syn: ↑100000, ↑lakh
Hypernyms: ↑large integer
(in Roman numerals, C written with a macron over it) denoting a quantity consisting of 100,000 items or units
Similar to: ↑cardinal

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