ninety, 90, XC(adj)
the cardinal number that is the product of ten and nine
ninety, 90, xc(adj)
being ten more than eighty
nine times ten; eighty-nine and one more; as, ninety men
the sum of nine times ten; the number greater by a unit than eighty-nine; ninety units or objects
a symbol representing ninety units, as 90 or xc
Origin: [See Nine, and cf. Forty.]
Ninety is the second full-length album and first on ZTT Records by British house music pioneers 808 State, released in 1989 and featuring the UK Top 40 single "Pacific State" which reached #10 in November 1989. It was released in the US as Utd. State 90, without "The Fat Shadow," but with other bonus tracks. Slant Magazine listed the album at #54 on its list of the "Best Albums of the 1980s" saying "A thrilling expansion of the possibilities for acid house and arguably the best LP ever produced in the style".
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Rank popularity for the word 'ninety' in Written Corpus Frequency: #300
The numerical value of ninety in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of ninety in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.
If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time.
Ninety percent of Monitise's focus is online banking, and that's not what MasterCard does.
Ninety-nine percent of us, the Libyan people, want peace and are against war, death, injury and destruction.
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