eighty-fifth eighty-fifth

Definition(s):

  • (adj) the ordinal number of eighty-five in counting order

News

  • Republican Delegation welcomes Sen. Rick Ward to the Republican Party

    BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA-- State Senator Rick Ward(R- District 17) has switched to the Republican Party, making him the eighty-fifth member of the Republican Delegation and giving the Senate Republican Delegation a two-thirds majority. An attorney, Senator Ward has a proven conservative record and is a member of the Louisiana and American Bar Associations as well as the National Rifle Association ...
    on July 17, 2013     Source: KATC 3 Lafayette

Quotes

  • The same went for class size: "You'd have to cut the average class almost in half to get the same boost that you'd get if you switched from an average teacher to a teacher in the eighty-fifth percentile," Gladwell wrote.
    on Feb 9, 2009 By: Malcolm Gladwell Source: North by Northwestern

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