a cardinal number, 70 plus 6.
a symbol for this number, as 76 or LXXVI.
a set of this many persons or things.
amounting to 76 in number.
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How to use seventy-six in a sentence
He remained with the Midland until 1897, when he retired on superannuation at the age of seventy-six.Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland | Joseph Tatlow
This year no less than seventy-six slave-ships have sailed, without reckoning the smugglers in that line.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil | Maria Graham
The distance, which amounts to seventy-six miles, occupies about twelve or thirteen hours.A Woman's Journey Round the World | Ida Pfeiffer
The division on the amendment gave seventy-six peers for the second reading, and only thirteen against it.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
On a division the second reading was carried by a majority of three hundred and twenty-three against one hundred and seventy-six.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan