Seventies
Seventy Sev"en*ty, n.; pl. {Seventies}. 1. The sum of seven times ten; seventy units or objects. [1913 Webster]

2. A symbol representing seventy units, as 70, or lxx. [1913 Webster]

{The Seventy}, the translators of the Greek version of the Old Testament called the Septuagint. See {Septuagint}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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