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two

EN[tuː] [tʰu̟ː] [tu] [tʰu̟] [-uː]
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    Definition of two in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtwosPREtwo-
    1. The digit/figure 2.
      1. The number 2202 contains three twos.
    2. (US) INF A two-dollar bill.
      1. A child aged two.
        1. This toy is suitable for the twos and threes.
      2. The playing cards featuring two pips.
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • But the League One side's early endeavours brought only two well-struck but off-target free-kicks and a snap shot from Rickie Lambert.
          • Only two cases of spontaneous tracheal rupture are reported, in adults, one due to acquired tracheobronchomalacia and other due to long term steroid use.
          • Experimental bees were fed 500 μL of 30% sucrose control solution and a 6 mg lump of multifloral pollen (Koppert Biological Systems, Howell, Michigan) for two days.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Two thumbs up means everything om time and perfect.
          • Two SNPs, rs14920313 and rs14920355, were located in the doublecortin-like kinase 1 (DCLK1) gene, and rs313140585 was identified in the neurobeachin (NBEA) gene.
          • Two years after the flood, my lawyer managed to hammer out a settlement with my insurance company over the damages.
        3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The screens are connected by chain belts and splocket wheels, so that the bottom screen drives the other two.
          • In both instances this goal toward which the gift is directed dissociates the engifted from the gift, whereas his opponents would identify the two.
          • I don't want to get involved in the standoff between those two.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Numerals
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          1. en twofold
          2. en twos
          3. en two-edged
          4. en two-faced
          5. en two-footed
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of two for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "two" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a numeral.
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