twenty has definitions from the field of mathematics
[ adjective ] denoting a quantity consisting of 20 items or units


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Used in print

(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)

New_Yorkers were kept informed of scores by reporters who telegraphed fifteen to twenty thousand words daily to the metropolitan newspapers .

(Robert A. Futterman, The Future of Our Cities....)

The drive along Massachusetts ' Route_128 , the by-pass which makes an arc about twenty miles from downtown Boston , may be a vision of the future .

(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)

Here he sketched , sitting in their flowing gowns of linen and silk , young_girls not_yet twenty , some about to be married , some married a year or two .

(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)

The same month that Alastor was published , Murray sold twenty thousand copies of The_Siege_of_Corinth , a slovenly bit of Byronism that even Shelley 's generosity rebelled at .

(John Cheever, "The Brigadier and the Golf Widow,"...)

Twenty years ago , she would have been known as a golf_widow , and the sum of her manner was perhaps one of bereavement .

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[ noun ] (mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one


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(Howard Fast, April Morning....)

The gunfire , which was so near that it seemed just a piece up the road now , stopped for long enough to count to twenty ; and in that brief interval , a redcoat officer came tearing down the road , whipping his horse fit to kill .

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[ noun ] a US bill worth 20 dollars

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