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[sev-uh n-tee-sev-uh nth]
  1. next after the seventy-sixth; being the ordinal number for 77.
  2. being one of 77 equal parts.
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  1. a seventy-seventh part, especially of one (1/77).
  2. the seventy-seventh member of a series.
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Historical Examples

  • Portions of the Fifty-seventh and Seventy-seventh Ohio still adhered.

    From Fort Henry to Corinth

    Manning Ferguson Force

  • In the camp of the Seventy-seventh, the adornments were profuse and beautiful.

  • "You must sketch it," said the colonel of the Seventy-seventh, and the officer obeyed.

  • Colonel French, of the Seventy-seventh, was injured, but not seriously.

  • It was the seventy-seventh of his age, and the thirty-fourth of his pilgrimage in Iona.