- a gun with a 75-millimeter caliber.
- the field gun of that caliber used in the French and U.S. armies in World War I.
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Seventy-five percent of the collection was done by the time he got there.Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta, American Great, Dead at 82|Tim Teeman|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 1993 a doctor described the Lazarus phenomenon in a seventy-five-year-old man with a lung hemorrhage.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Seventy-five years ago, ‘War of the Worlds’ hit the airwaves, setting off a national panic.When Mars Attacked 75 Years Ago—And Everyone Believed It|Marc Wortman|October 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Her main character is a seventy-five-year-old woman, widowed, living alone in a remote beach town in Australia.Caught in Her Mind: Fiona McFarlane’s ‘The Night Guest’|Andrea Walker|October 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Seventy-five percent of small businesses now say they are going to be forced to either fire workers or cut their hours.Obamacare Fear-Mongering Hall of Fame: Death Panels and More|Jamelle Bouie|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
After about the forty-fifth year it becomes gradually less; after seventy-five years it is about one-half the amount given.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
For ten acres, or fifty thousand hills, burn and sow three patches each of seventy-five square yards.
Tessa laughed as she counted her money at tea-time; there was a twenty dollar bill and seventy-five cents!Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
The round trip covers a distance of about seventy-five miles and occupies eight or ten hours.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
But Scattergood managed finally to secure it for McKettrick for seventy-five hundred dollars.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland