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  1. next after the ninety-fifth; being the ordinal number for 96.
  2. being one of 96 equal parts.
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  1. a ninety-sixth part, especially of one (1/96).
  2. the ninety-sixth member of a series.
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  • The wife had seen her ninety-sixth and the husband his hundred and second birthday.

  • The Blue Prince, who is now leading, approaches the ninety-sixth milestone.

    If I May

    A. A. Milne

  • The first work he ever did as a builder was the big arch at Ninety-Sixth Street.

  • The man told me he had been up to your house in Ninety-sixth Street.

    Cupid's Middleman

    Edward B. Lent

  • The rest of the regiment quickly followed; then came the Ninety-sixth Illinois.

    The Civil War Through the Camera

    Henry W. (Henry William) Elson