twenty-seven


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Noun1.twenty-seven - the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-six and onetwenty-seven - the cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-six and one
large integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten
Adj.1.twenty-seven - being seven more than twentytwenty-seven - being seven more than twenty  
cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
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Your chummage ticket will be on twenty-seven, in the third.
The Tin Woodman was on foot, marching at the head of a company of twenty-seven soldiers, of whom some were lean and some fat, some short and some tall; but all the twenty-seven were dressed in handsome uniforms of various designs and colors, no two being alike in any respect.
And then, without rhyme or reason, all sceptical, my mind flew back to a small biographical note in the red-bound Who's Who, and I said to myself, "She was born in Cambridge, and she is twenty-seven years old.
ALICE HINDMAN, a woman of twenty-seven when George Willard was a mere boy, had lived in Wines- burg all her life.
The men in the Russian army were so worn out by this continuous marching at the rate of twenty-seven miles a day that they could not go any faster.
To those who were not familiar with the motions of the moon, they demonstrated that she possesses two distinct motions, the first being that of rotation upon her axis, the second being that of revolution round the earth, accomplishing both together in an equal period of time, that is to say, in twenty-seven and one-third days.
Twenty-seven hundred an' seven pounds, the two of 'em.
At the age of twenty-seven he came to the capital with his fame in front of him, and there Li Po the poet and Ts`en-Ts`an became his friends, and Ming Huang his patron.
The Carrion Caves consist of a series of twenty-seven connecting chambers, and present the appearance of having been eroded by running water in some far-gone age when a mighty river found its way to the south through this single breach in the barrier of rock and ice that hems the country of the pole.
Thus we still have twenty-seven minutes to remain on the earth.
The whole number of persons collected at Grand Pre finally amounted to four hundred and eighty-three men, and three hundred and thirty-seven women, heads of families; and their sons and daughters, to five hundred and twenty-seven of the former, and five hundred and seventy-six of the latter; making in the whole one thousand nine hundred and twenty-three souls.
A woman, they say, should not marry until she is twenty-seven or twenty-eight - a very excellent idea.