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thousand

1. the cardinal number that is the product of 10 and 100
2. a numeral, 1000, 103, M, etc., representing this number
3. the amount or quantity that is one hundred times greater than ten
4. Maths the position containing a digit representing that number followed by three zeros
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His lawsuits are costing us taxpayers countless thousands of dollars in legal fees.
Thousands of volunteers stood on the street and collected signatures just to put it on the ballot.