five_hundred has definitions from the fields of cards,games,mathematics
[ adjective ] denoting a quantity consisting of 500 items or units


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(Irving Fineman, Woman of Valor: The Life of Henrietta...)

`` We 've got Father and Mother and each_other , '' said Beth on the first page of Louisa_Alcott 's Little_Women ; and , `` I do think that families are the most beautiful things in all the world '' , burst_out Jo some five_hundred pages later in that popular story of the March family , which had first appeared when Henrietta was eight ; and the Szold family , as it developed , bore a striking resemblance to the Marches .

(Dell Shannon, The Ace of Spades....)

I bring you the cash , say five_hundred for ten decks .

(Donald J. Plantz, Sweeney Squadron....)

Each plane carried two five-hundred pound bombs .

He dropped_down to five_hundred feet , swinging a_little north of the city of Tacloban , and punched into the opening that showed against the mountain .

(Jay Williams, The Forger....)

I had studied with Burns ten years before , during the scholarship year the Manhattan gave me , along with the five-hundred dollar prize for my paintings of bums on Hudson_Street .

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[ noun ] (mathematics) the cardinal number that is the product of one hundred and five


D 500

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[ noun ] (cards,games) a card game similar to ecarte; each player is dealt 5 cards and the player making trump must take 3 tricks to win a hand



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