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[siks-tee-furst] /ˈsɪks tiˈfɜrst/
next after the sixtieth; being the ordinal number for 61.
being one of 61 equal parts.
a sixty-first part, especially of one (1/61).
the sixty-first member of a series. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • You're the guy who passed up the sixty-first for the Safety First regiment.

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  • The 4th of July, the sixty-first anniversary of American independence!

    Diary in America, Series One Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  • It would be his three hundred and sixty-first separate tadpole hatching.

    Gladiator Philip Wylie
  • Born in 1818, the Professor was then in the sixty-first year of his age.

  • Meanwhile the sixty-first battalion had effected an entrance into the castle garden.

  • He died in the ninth year of his exile, and the sixty-first of his age.

    The Student's Mythology

    Catherine Ann White
  • The sixty-first was not the only skeleton New York regiment in the field.

  • I came of age in the sixty-first year of the preceding century.'

    Gobseck Honore de Balzac
  • sixty-first week, trying to feel of his own image in the mirror .

  • In the charge that we made we were to be supported by the sixty-first North Carolina.

    History of Kershaw's Brigade

    D. Augustus Dickert

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