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[sev-uh n-tee-wuhn] /ˈsɛv ən tiˈwʌn/
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. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Only those spider-legs on the wall seemed kicking at him, and that fatal seventy-one, one, one kept ringing in his ears.

    Uncle Terry Charles Clark Munn
  • Now, at seventy-one, he had all the endurance and energy of youth.

    Las Casas Alice J. Knight
  • In one winter she had been at the machine seventy-one hours a week for ten weeks.

    Making Both Ends Meet Sue Ainslie Clark and Edith Wyatt
  • 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.)
  • The building is one hundred and seventy-one feet long, ninety-five feet wide, and eighty-two feet from the ground to the square.

    The House of the Lord James E. Talmage
  • seventy-one members of the municipality of Paris guillotined.

  • He made the eighteenth victim hung, while thirteen had been burned at the stake, and seventy-one transported to various countries.

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