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six /ˈsɪks/

六六個

Six a. One more than five; twice three; as, six yards.

**Six Nations** Ethnol., a confederation of North American Indians formed by the union of the Tuscaroras and the Five Nations.

**Six points circle**. Geom. See Nine points circle, under Nine.

Six, n.

1. The number greater by a unit than five; the sum of three and three; six units or objects.

2. A symbol representing six units, as 6, vi., or VI.

**To be at six and seven** *or* **To be at sixes and sevens**, (a) to be in disorder. --*Bacon.* --*Shak.* --*Swift.* (b) to be in a dispute or disagreement; -- often used with with.

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From: WordNet (r) 2.0

six

adj : denoting a quantity consisting of six items or units [syn: 6,

vi, half dozen, half a dozen]

n : the cardinal number that is the sum of five and one [syn: 6,

VI, sixer, sise, Captain Hicks, half a dozen,

sextet, sestet, sextuplet, hexad]