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ninety-first

[nahyn-tee-furst]
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adjective
  1. next after the ninetieth; being the ordinal number for 91.
  2. being one of 91 equal parts.
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noun
  1. a ninety-first part, especially of one (1/91).
  2. the ninety-first member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for ninety-first

Historical Examples

  • The allusion is to Sir Christopher Wren, who died in 1723, in his ninety-first year.

    The Tatler, Volume Two

    Various

  • The One Hundred and Ninety-first was on our left, beyond the battery.

    In The Ranks

    R. E. McBride

  • This book, in 1895, is in its ninety-first edition of one thousand copies.

    Pulpit and Press

    Mary Baker Eddy

  • Since then she has revised it many times, and the ninety-first edition is announced.

    Pulpit and Press

    Mary Baker Eddy

  • At that epoch, Father Gillenormand was well past his ninety-first birthday.

    Les Misrables

    Victor Hugo