# Nine vs Eleven - What's the difference?

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## As a numeral eleven is

the cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve represented as in arabic digits.

## As a noun eleven is

(cricket) a cricket team of eleven players.

# nine

## English

(wikipedia nine)

### Numeral

• (cardinal) A numerical value equal to ; the number occurring after eight and before ten.
• A cat has nine lives.
• Describing a set or group with nine components.

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### Noun

(en noun)
• The digit or figure .
• (card games) A playing card with nine pips.
• (weaponry) A nine-millimeter semi-automatic pistol.
• (computing, engineering, usually in plural) A statistical unit of proportion (of reliability, purity, etc.).
• They guaranteed that our Web site would have 99.99% uptime, or four nines .
• (label) A baseball club, a baseball team (composed of nine players).
• * 1877, Chicago Times, July 8, 1877:Peter Morris,
• A Game of Inches: The Stories Behind the Innovations That Shaped Baseball, 15.1.3 Rain Checks, pp. 411–412
• *:The St. Louis club is the only nine in the league which gives its patrons the right to see a full game or no pay.
• #### Synonyms

* (Roman numerals): (l)

#### Coordinate terms

* Previous : eight () * Next : ten ()

#### Derived terms

* cloud nine * dressed to the nines * on cloud nine * the whole nine yards

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### References

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# eleven

## English

(wikipedia eleven)

### Alternative forms

* : 11 * : XI

### Numeral

• The cardinal number occurring after ten and before twelve. Represented as in Arabic digits.
• #### Derived terms

* elevenses, eleventh, eleventeen, eleventy

* Last: ten. Next: twelve

### Noun

(en noun)
• (cricket) A cricket team of eleven players.
• (football) A football team of eleven players.
• (Internet, slang, sarcastic) Used instead of s who forget to press the shift key while typing exclamation points.
• A: SUM1 Hl3p ME im alwyz L0ziN!!?!
B: y d0nt u just g0 away l0zer!!1!!one!!one!!eleven !!1!

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