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[siks-tee-eytth, -eyth]
  1. next after the sixty-seventh; being the ordinal number for 68.
  2. being one of 68 equal parts.
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  1. a sixty-eighth part, especially of one (1/68).
  2. the sixty-eighth member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for sixty-eighth

Historical Examples

  • In the sixty-eighth year of his age he, too, paid the debt of nature.

    Oration on the Life and Character of Henry Winter Davis

    John A. J. Creswell

  • General Toombs was in his sixty-eighth year, but stood the ordeal well.

    Robert Toombs

    Pleasant A. Stovall

  • Huniades died August 11, 1456, in the sixty-eighth year of his age.

  • His Lordship died at Tunbridge Wells, in 1851, in his sixty-eighth year.

    A Book about Doctors

    John Cordy Jeaffreson

  • In a few more days he would have reached his sixty-eighth birthday.

    Autobiography of a YOGI

    Paramhansa Yogananda