Meaning of ninety-eighth

nine•ty-eighth

Pronunciation: (nīn'tē-ātth', -āth'), [key]
— adj.
  1. next after the ninety-seventh; being the ordinal number for 98.
  2. being one of 98 equal parts.
—n.
  1. a ninety-eighth part, esp. of one ().
  2. the ninety-eighth member of a series.
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