Meaning of “eight” in the English Dictionary

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"eight" in British English

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eightnumber

uk /eɪt/ us /eɪt/

A1 the number 8:

She was eight (years old) when her family moved here.
We've got eight people coming to dinner.

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(Definition of “eight” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"eight" in American English

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eightnumber

us /eɪt/

8:

Eight people are coming to dinner.

(Definition of “eight” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)