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  • n. The ordinal form of the number ninety-three, describing a person or thing in position number 93 of a sequence.
  • n. One of ninety-three equal parts of a whole.


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  • But when Boit bravely crossed the finish line in ninety-third place, Dæhlie was waiting there in the cold to offer a hand and a hug.

    Long May You Run

  • Over in a corner there lay a few more; we had reached the one hundred and ninety-third, so there could not be many in the pile.

    The South Pole~ Plan and Preparations

  • She celebrated her ninety-third birthday by publishing a collection of short stories, Down The Years, by herself and her husband Norman.

    Australia: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries.

  • Miriam Freund-Rosenthal died on January 18, 1999, just after her ninety-third birthday.

    Miriam Freund-Rosenthal.

  • In the course of secular history, in the one hundred and ninety-third Olympiad, Seven and one half centuries from the founding of the City of Rome, In the forty-second year of the reign of the Emperor Octavian Augustus, while the whole world enjoyed a span of peace, In this sixth and final age of human achievement—

    Archive 2009-01-01

  • Plataea, which was overthrown in the ninety-third year after the

    The History of the Peloponnesian War

  • His wife survived him until 1870, when she died in her ninety-third year.

    Living in Dryden: The Ellis family

  • Plataea, in the ninety-third year after she became the ally of

    The History of the Peloponnesian War

  • Such was the end of Plataea in the ninety-third year after she became the ally of Athens.


  • "I finished ninety-third out of a hundred and twenty entrants."

    The Better Man


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