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Definition of "xxii" []

  • Original name Jacques Duèse. ?1244–1334, pope (1316–34), residing at Avignon; involved in a long conflict with the Holy Roman Emperor Louis IV and opposed the Franciscan Spirituals (noun)
  • Being two more than twenty (adjective)

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  • The cardinal number that is the sum of twenty-one and one (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "xxii" in a sentence
  • "Even a male star is referred to with the feminine article: la star of the film Titanic, for example, being the incomparable Leonardo DiCaprio.xxii"
  • "Number three is to a passage in chapter xxii of his great novel Robbery Under Arms (1882 – 83), by Rolf Boldrewood, the pseudonymn of Thomas Alexander Browne (1826 – 1915): There was a fence round this garden, some of the rails lying there rotten enough, but it takes time for sound wood to rot."
  • "Not surprisingly, numerous studies have actually shown that Keys 'theory was wrong and saturated fats are healthy, including these studies from Fallon and Enig's classic article The Skinny on Fats: [xxii]"