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eighty-five

[ ey-tee-fahyv ]
/ ˈeɪ tiˈfaɪv /
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noun

a cardinal number, 80 plus 5.
a symbol for this number, as 85 or LXXXV.
a set of this many persons or things.

adjective

amounting to 85 in number.

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