sixty-three


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Adj.1.sixty-three - being three more than sixtysixty-three - being three more than sixty    
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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Figure this to yourself, citizen; he shaved the sixty-three to-day, in less than two pipes
In a city dominated by the axe, alone at night, with natural sorrow rising in him for the sixty-three who had been that day put to death, and for to-morrow's victims then awaiting their doom in the prisons, and still of to-morrow's and to-morrow's, the chain of association that brought the words home, like a rusty old ship's anchor from the deep, might have been easily found.
The proclamation had passed through exactly sixty-three hands.
Don Quixote added it up, found that it came to sixty-three reals, and told the farmer to pay it down immediately, if he did not want to die for it.
Out of the hundred and sixty-three members designated there were only seventy-three present, for the rest, fearful of taking part in such an act, had remained away.
The people of Chicago saw the government inspectors in Packingtown, and they all took that to mean that they were protected from diseased meat; they did not understand that these hundred and sixty-three inspectors had been appointed at the request of the packers, and that they were paid by the United States government to certify that all the diseased meat was kept in the state.
175), mentioning a hymenopterous insect, probably of the same genus, says he saw it dragging a dead spider through tall grass, in a straight line to its nest, which was one hundred and sixty-three paces distant.
He was not a very old man; he was, as a matter of fact, still within a few weeks of sixty-three, but constant stooping over spades and forks and the carrying of roots and manure, and exposure to the damps of life in the open-air without a change of clothing, had bent him into the form of a sickle.
Miss Kinzey clicked in the sentiment while the secretary added the memorable quotation, "Let us have peace," and in board-rooms two thousand miles away the representatives of sixty-three million dollars' worth of variously manipulated railroad interests breathed more freely.
Nine Hundred and sixty-three teams have been constituted which will visit door to door to ensure administering anti-polio drops to the children.
A total of 28277 intending pilgrims would be airlifted from Peshawar to the holy land in sixty-three special Hajj flights.
by Times News Service Sixty-three days of fun have begun at the Salalah Tourism Festival 2017 under the slogan "Oman prosperity and development".