ninety-nine


ninety-nine
/nuyn"tee nuyn"/, n.
1. a cardinal number, 90 plus 9.
2. a symbol for this number, as 99 or XCIX.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
adj.
4. amounting to 99 in number.

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