forty-nine

adjective
being nine more than forty
Syn: ↑49, ↑il
Similar to: ↑cardinal

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I. \\| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
: being one more than 48 in number

forty-nine years

— see number table
II. pronoun, plural in construction
: 49 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated

forty-nine are here

forty-nine were found

III. noun
1. : nine and 40 : seven sevens : the square of seven
2.
a. : 49 units or objects

a total of forty-nine

b. : a group or set of 49
3. : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 49
4. : the 49th in a set or series; especially : an article of clothing of the 49th size

wears a forty-nine

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/fawr"tee nuyn"/, n.
1. a cardinal number, 40 plus 9.
2. a symbol for this number, as 49 or XLIX.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
adj.
4. amounting to 49 in number.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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