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Adj.1.three-figure - (of numbers) written with three figures; "100 through 999 are three-figure numbers"
quantitative - expressible as a quantity or relating to or susceptible of measurement; "export wheat without quantitative limitations"; "quantitative analysis determines the amounts and proportions of the chemical constituents of a substance or mixture"
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The fashion show was held in aid of school funds, with a three-figure sum raised - proving worthy recognition of the youngsters'hard work and dedication.
IT WAS excellent to see Luke Harvey land the Broadcaster of the Year award at the HWPA bash on Monday, something that would surely have been a three-figure price around 18 months ago.
After Roy went within one more boundary of three figures, lbw when he missed a full ball from Miguel Cummins after 11 fours and a six from just 70 balls, Bairstow was joined by Joe Root in another untroubled and this time unbroken three-figure stand.
Mitchell and D'Oliveira gave Worcestershire early impetus to their reply with a hundred stand in 22 overs - their third three-figure stand of the summer.
She was pushed to the side by two men who stole a three-figure sum she had withdrawn.
BBER escaped with a three-figure sum after pointing a gun at a petrol A ROBBER escaped with a three-figure sum after pointing a gun at a petrol station attendant.
But the bogus pair made off with a three-figure sum when they tried the con for a third time at an address in Crossmyloof.
He said: "One youth carried bags of shopping into her home and then stole a three-figure sum of money before leaving.
But though Davies admits he is will be proud to reach the three-figure landmark he prefers to look at the quality of many of those wickets.
Ladbrokes spokesman Warren Lush said: "We have seen a number of three-figure bets and one man, who wishes to remain anonymous, placed pounds 1,000 on London winning in a shop in the capital.
There have been dozens of three-figure bets for Beckham to recover and very few for him to fail.
After the 1994 peso devaluation, home building came to a standstill because of escalating unemployment and three-figure interest rates.