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seventy

1. the cardinal number that is the product of ten and seven
2. a numeral, 70, LXX, etc., representing this number
3. the numbers 70--79, esp the 70th to the 79th year of a person's life or of a particular century
4. the amount or quantity that is seven times as big as ten
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For her seventieth birthday she said she wanted to climb Sydney Harbour Bridge, so we went and she did it."
The resolution, cosponsored by Arab countries including Kuwait, requests the Secretary General to take the measures necessary for the implementation of this decision during the seventieth session of the General Assembly.
The Special Committee will issue an end-of-mission press statement, and later submit a full report on its mission and other activities to the seventieth session of the UN General Assembly.
To mark the seventieth commemoration of the end of World War ii the Sociale Verzekeringsbank, the government agency responsible for the payment of pensions to resistance fighters and war victims, published a solid book bringing together a wide selection of interviews made by Ellen Lock, and published before in the agency's magazine Aanspraak between 1997 and 2014.
The Royal Guard Special Force Commander will leave, then, for the Netherlands at an invitation to attend a paratroopers show at a celebration marking the seventieth anniversary of the participation in the paratroopers drop in World War II.
The stance came in two letters exchanged on the occasion of the seventieth anniversary for establishing the diplomatic relations between the Syrian Arab Republic and Russia.
As leaders of G4 countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and President Rousseff called for urgent progress on reforms of the United Nations, including the Security Council, by the time of the seventieth anniversary of the UN in 2015.
The editors rightly note the contrast between this conference and an earlier one on the occasion of what would have been Eisner's seventieth birthday in 2007.
The year 2013 marked the seventieth anniversary of the beginning of the genocide perpetrated by the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists/Ukrainian Insurgent Army (OUN-UPA) against Poles in Volhynia and East Malopolska.
Scotland had literary relations with Europe, America, and Asia, and as the contributors of these twelve essays (written and presented in honor of Douglas Gifford on his seventieth birthday) will attest, these relations were active.
Fahmy and Lavrov exchanged congratulatory messages at the end of August to mark the seventieth anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
The inscriptions were made in the aesthetics of the sixtieth and seventieth, and put by the silk screen printing with UV-curable inks.