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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ennead \En"ne*ad\, n. [Gr. ?, ?, fr. 'enne`a nine.] The number nine or a group of nine. [1913 Webster] The Enneads, the title given to the works of the philosopher Plotinus, published by his pupil Porphyry; -- so called because each of the six books into which it is divided contains nine chapters. [1913 Webster]