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ninety-sixth

EnglishEdit

English ordinal numbers
 <  95th 96th 97th  > 
    Ordinal : ninety-sixth
    Cardinal : ninety-six

NumeralEdit

ninety-sixth

  1. (ordinal) The ordinal form of the number ninety-six, describing a person or thing in position number 96 of a sequence.
    The answer appears on the ninety-sixth page of the book.
    She finished ninety-sixth in the race.

Usage notesEdit

English ordinal numbers may function as either an adjective or as a noun, and almost never appear in the plural.

AbbreviationsEdit

NounEdit

ninety-sixth (plural ninety-sixths)

  1. (fractional) One of ninety-six equal parts of a whole.
    A ninety-sixth of 1920 is 20.