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  1. next after the eighty-second; being the ordinal number for 83.
  2. being one of 83 equal parts.
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  1. an eighty-third part, especially of one (1/83).
  2. the eighty-third member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for eighty-third

Historical Examples of eighty-third

  • December 29, 1892, Mr. Gladstone celebrated his eighty-third birthday.

    The Grand Old Man

    Richard B. Cook

  • He continued to preach until he had reached his eighty-third year.

  • I am going to make you a present of it on your eighty-third birthday.

    Daddy Long-Legs

    Jean Webster

  • On the 25th the eighty-third parallel of latitude was recrossed.

    The Great Frozen Sea

    Albert Hastings Markham

  • Gothe celebrated in verse the eighty-third birthday of Mara.

    The Collector

    Henry T. Tuckerman