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It's about three-fifths the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 83 is 0.5680 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 1.760 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (confirmed moons only; dwarf planet satellites not included)
Astronomers and other scientists have confirmed the presence of 146 moons orbiting the major planets of our Solar System. About one third of those moons — 53 — are in orbit around the planet Saturn
It's about half the number of John Wayne films.
In other words, 83 is 0.4660 times the count of John Wayne films, and the count of John Wayne films is 2.150 times that amount.
(a.k.a. "Duke", a.k.a. JW, a.k.a. Marion Mitchell Morrison, a.k.a. Marion Robert Morrison, a.k.a. Duke Morrison) (films starring the actor in any size role)
It's about two-fifths the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 83 is 0.4030 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 2.480 times that amount.
(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)
It's about three times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.330 times 83.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about three-tenths the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 83 is 0.3050 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 3.280 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered November 19, 1863, at the postwar dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, lasted just over two minutes and contained an estimated (the exact wording of the original speech is disputed) 272 words. Lincoln wrote five (5) drafts of the speech, which are known today by the last names of the original recipients.
It's about three-tenths the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 83 is 0.3010 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 3.320 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about three-tenths the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 3 times 83.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)