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eleven

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and one
2. a numeral 11, XI, etc., representing this number
3. a team of 11 players in football, cricket, hockey, etc.
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BEIRUT: The Lebanese Basketball Federation (FLB) avoided expulsion from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) at the eleventh hour after paying a fraction of the fees owed for hosting this year's Asia Cup.
Last time we moved at the eleventh hour and things were messed up.
Residents who had formed a protest group called Residents Against Inappropriate Development, RAID, learned at the eleventh hour that an adjournment had been granted and re-listed to March 22.
In another example of Dubai stepping back from bailing out state-linked companies, Dubai's Government has withdrawn Dubai International Capital's liquidity facility at the eleventh hour, stalling its debt restructuring deal.
It will be at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of the eleventh year: a numerical combination that will not occur for another century.
Caption: At the eleventh hour on July 7, the YM/WREA kayakers finally got word that the sixth annual summer kayaking trip would, indeed, take place.
DEVELOPERS behind a scheme which was pulled at the eleventh hour say they are seeking to convince Wirral Council to change its mind.
Murphy stepped in at the eleventh hour on Saturday when Brown failed a late fitness test ahead of the WKD Intermediate Cup quarter-final at Limavady United.
At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month 2008, it will be 90 years since the guns on the Western Front fell silent.
The LAFCO commissioners expressed concern about forms being signed by residents and dated by others at the eleventh hour to assure they conferred the last word -- noting it would be unlawful to do so.
A DAD battling to end the life of his brain-damaged wife has been offered pounds 500,000 to spare her life at the eleventh hour.
ACIP has come under criticism for withdrawing support at the eleventh hour and for apparently criticizing the primate.