ninety-eight


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Adj.1.ninety-eight - being eight more than ninetyninety-eight - being eight more than ninety  
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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A placard near by announced that they had been reduced in price from two dollars and fifty cents to one dollar and ninety-eight cents; and a young girl who stood behind the counter asked her if she wished to examine their line of silk hosiery.
"A dollar and ninety-eight cents," she mused aloud.
Ninety-eight against!" sang out the voice of the secretary, who could not pronounce the letter r.
"Four thousand nine hundred and ninety-eight louis," said Peppino; "You have paid two louis in advance."
One which I shot at Monte Video weighed ninety-eight pounds: its length from the end of the snout to the stump-like tail, was three feet two inches; and its girth three feet eight.
There were ninety-eight fathoms of shell-money, which is pretty close to five hundred in itself.
Aislabie, who came in for the last wicket; how the Lord's men were out by half-past twelve o'clock for ninety-eight runs; how the captain of the School eleven went in first to give his men pluck, and scored twenty-five in beautiful style; how Rugby was only four behind in the first innings; what a glorious dinner they had in the fourth-form school; and how the cover- point hitter sang the most topping comic songs, and old Mr.
"To the gallant Ninety-eight Hundred and Thirty-seventh -- I
According to the report prepared by Independent Monitoring Unit, the performance of ninety-eight percent schools has been evaluated.
KOHAT -- Local police has arrested ninety-eight suspects including fifteen Afghan nationals from Afghan refugee camps of Ghamkole, Jungle Khel and Gumbat areas of Kohat, police said on Tuesday.
With this closing, UMH now owns ninety-eight communities containing approximately 17,800 developed homesites.