- a cardinal number, 70 plus 1.
- a symbol for this number, as 71 or LXXI.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- amounting to 71 in number.
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Examples from the Web for seventy-one
Seventy-one percent of voters in Louisiana say they support background checks.‘Yes’ Gun Control Vote Pays Off for Two Senators: Polls
May 2, 2013
Seventy-one percent agreed with the statement “I wanted to solve the problem on my own.”The Taboo of Mental Illness
December 17, 2012
Seventy-one percent of blind people like myself are not working right now.Paterson's Got a Bone to Pick
August 28, 2009
And seventy-one out of eighty of these upstarts must do the bidding of the priests.Ireland as It Is
Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
One hundred and seventy-one days passed without any reference to it.Real Ghost Stories
William T. Stead
Eighty-five were killed and three hundred and seventy-one wounded.At the Point of the Bayonet
G. A. Henty
Now, at seventy-one, he had all the endurance and energy of youth.Las Casas
Alice J. Knight
Two hundred and seventy-one officers and seamen lost their lives.World's War Events, Vol. I