ninety-two

adjective
being two more than ninety
Syn: ↑92, ↑xcii
Similar to: ↑cardinal

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I. \\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
: being one more than 91 in number

ninety-two years

— see number table
II. pronoun, plural in construction
: ninety-two countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated

ninety-two are here

ninety-two were found

III. noun
1. : two and 90 : two times 46 : four times 23
2.
a. : 92 units or objects

a total of ninety-two

b. : a group or set of 92
3. : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 92

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/nuyn"tee tooh"/, n.
1. a cardinal number, 90 plus 2.
2. a symbol for this number, as 92 or XCII.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
adj.
4. amounting to 92 in number.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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