Meaning of seventy-five


Pronunciation: (sev'un-tē-fīv'), [key]
— n.
  1. a cardinal number, 70 plus 5.
  2. a symbol for this number, as 75 or LXXV.
  3. a set of this many persons or things.
    1. a gun with a 75-mm caliber.
    2. the field gun of that caliber used in the French and U.S. armies in World War I.
  1. amounting to 75 in number.
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