Meaning of ninety-ninth

nine•ty-ninth

Pronunciation: (nīn'tē-nīnth'), [key]
— adj.
  1. next after the ninety-eighth; being the ordinal number for 99.
  2. being one of 99 equal parts.
—n.
  1. a ninety-ninth part, esp. of one ().
  2. the ninety-ninth member of a series.
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