nineteen

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nineteen

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and nine and is a prime number
2. a numeral, 19, XIX, etc., representing this number
3. something represented by, representing, or consisting of 19 units
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She had been solicited, when about two-and-twenty, to change her name, by the young man, who not long afterwards found a more willing mind in her younger sister; and Lady Russell had lamented her refusal; for Charles Musgrove was the eldest son of a man, whose landed property and general importance were second in that country, only to Sir Walter's, and of good character and appearance; and however Lady Russell might have asked yet for something more, while Anne was nineteen, she would have rejoiced to see her at twenty-two so respectably removed from the partialities and injustice of her father's house, and settled so permanently near herself.
Wait a bit, wait a bit, I know there are nineteen," said Levin, counting a second time over the grouse and snipe, that looked so much less important now, bent and dry and bloodstained, with heads crooked aside, than they did when they were flying.
There were nineteen of them, by actual count, and they were of all sizes from a tiny child to one almost a grown woman.