fifty-second


fifty-second
I. \\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ adjective
1. : being number 52 in a countable series

the fifty-second day

— see number table
2. : being one of 52 equal parts into which something is divisible

a fifty-second share of the money

II. noun
1. : number 52 in a countable series
2. : the quotient of a unit divided by 52 : one of 52 equal parts of something

one fifty-second of the total

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/fif"tee sek"euhnd/, adj.
1. next after the fifty-first; being the ordinal number for 52.
2. being one of 52 equal parts.
n.
3. a fifty-second part, esp. of one (1/52).
4. the fifty-second member of a series.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.


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