from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The sign ⟨ № ⟩.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Number; -- often abbrev. No.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Number; the figure or mark by which any number of things is distinguished: abbreviated No.: as, he lives at No. 7 (usually read or spoken “number 7”).


From the Latin numerō, the ablative singular form of numerus ("number"). (Wiktionary)


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