Why Veterans Day And The Number 11 Are Tied TogetherNovember 11th is the 315th day of the year (except on leap years). It’s also Veterans Day, a federal holiday honoring all military veterans.
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- whole nine yards,
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Origin of whole number
First recorded in 1550–60
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So also if the difference in length be any whole-number multiple of that fraction.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
a natural number
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A member of the set of positive integers and zero.
A positive integer.
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