next after the eighty-fifth; being the ordinal number for 86.
being one of 86 equal parts.
an eighty-sixth part, especially of one (1/86).
the eighty-sixth member of a series.
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How to use eighty-sixth in a sentence
Soldiers of the eighty-sixth Illinois, we thank you, and through you all the defenders of the Republic, living and dead.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 9 (of 12) | Robert G. Ingersoll
Mariette was greatly struck by his personal vigour and tells us that he went on working even up to his eighty-sixth year.Chantilly in History and Art | Louise M. Richter
Particular mention has been made of these regiments, for they were to the eighty-sixth a band of faithful brothers.
The eighty-sixth was stationed at West Harpeth, where it began getting out timber with which to repair a bridge.
The history of the eighty-sixth Illinois is their history, and they were to each other as a band of brothers.