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forty-nine

[fawr-tee-nahyn] /ˈfɔr tiˈnaɪn/
noun
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.
adjective
4.
amounting to 49 in number.
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  • One thousand and forty-nine dyspeptic patients were studied prospectively.
  • forty-nine million years ago dinosaurs were long extinct and mammals on the ascent.
  • Finally game wardens moved in and shot forty-nine mule deer that refused to leave the area.
  • Now forty-nine, he is still a tireless orator who never shies from a microphone.
  • Frank is forty-nine, sturdily built, with wavy salt-and-pepper hair and deeply etched laugh lines around his eyes.
  • It cost two hundred and forty-nine dollars, not including tax.
  • Of all mines inventoried, forty-nine were confirmed as likely polluters.

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