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a cardinal number, 40 plus 6.
a symbol for this number, as 46 or XLVI.
a set of this many persons or things.
amounting to 46 in number.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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he was as strong and active as at sixteen, his youthful ideals as undimmed.
He published sixty-three in his own lifetime,
having appeared before he was twenty-five years of age.
He died within four years of his release, aged
But in theory, with narrow casings, it's one hundred
thousand six hundred and sixty.
, and has been sober for twenty years.
Many of the program's fans have been watching it for all
years of its history.
Luckily for the
workers orchestrating the night's quick conversion, this stadium is made to morph.
He railroaded for nearly half a century, and ran a locomotive for nearly
The rest of the trip requires
steps and is often breezy.
years old and his steely blue eyes invariably registered his thoughts and feelings.
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