|a. & a. pr||1.||All the parts which compose a whole collection or aggregate number, considered in their individuality, all taken separately one by one, out of an indefinite number.|
|2.||Every one. Cf. Each.|
In each division there were four pentecosties, in every pentecosty four enomoties, and of each enomoty there fought in the front rank four [soldiers].
|Adj.||1.||every - each and all of a series of entities or intervals as specified; "every third seat"; "every two hours"|
|2.||every - (used of count nouns) each and all of the members of a group considered singly and without exception; "every person is mortal"; "every party is welcome"; "had every hope of success"; "every chance of winning"|