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This might be for keeping count of how much money they owed (e.g. how much tax ... And in the Bible: “three score years and ten” meaning: “seventy years old” ...

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Jun 2, 2008 ... How many years equal a score - trivia question /questions answer / answers.

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Nov 19, 2010 ... A score is equal to 20 years, so he was referencing 87 years ago — 1776, ... or any nation so conceived and so dedicated, can long endure.

grammarpartyblog.com/2011/05/16/fortnight-and-four-score

May 16, 2011 ... I think most Americans have heard of this term, though I suspect most of us are unaware of how long a fortnight actually is. Fortnight, which is ...

en.wiktionary.org/wiki/four_score_and_seven_years_ago

In Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, he used this (at the time) widely known measure of "score," meaning "20 years." In modern language, it would be ...

www.reference.com/science/many-years-score-890b6d5c70e612e6

There are 20 years in a score. The word "score" can be used to mean a set or group of any 20 items, not just...

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Threescore used to be used for sixty, in the way that we still use a dozen for twelve, and (occasionally) score for twenty. It has long since died out in that usage ...

www.macmillandictionary.com/us/dictionary/british/three-score

What is three score (number)? three score (number) meaning, pronunciation and more by Macmillan Dictionary. ... He had lived for threescore years and ten.

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Mar 9, 2009 ... Hi, Could you, please, translate for me the phrase, Five score years ago..., ... common nowadays, so I wouldn't use it that much in everyday life.