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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eighty  \Eight"y\,  a.  [AS.  eahtatig  where  the  ending  -tig  is 
  akin  to  English  ten  cf  G.  achtzig  See  {Eight},  and  {Ten}.] 
  Eight  times  ten  fourscore. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eighty  \Eight"y\,  n. 
  1.  The  sum  of  eight  times  ten  eighty  units  or  objects. 
 
  2.  A  symbol  representing  eighty  units,  or  ten  eight  times 
  repeated,  as  80  or  lxxx. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  eighty 
  adj  :  being  ten  more  than  seventy  [syn:  {80},  {lxxx},  {fourscore}] 
  n  :  the  cardinal  number  that  is  the  product  of  ten  and  eight 
  [syn:  {80},  {LXXX},  {fourscore}] 




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