forty-three

[fawr-tee-three]
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 40 plus 3.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 43 or XLIII.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
4.
amounting to 43 in number.
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forty-three

adjective
being three more than forty 
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Example sentences
Forty-three years ago, a vast honeycomb of coal mines at the edge of the town
  caught fire.
She may have won the gold medal forty-three years ago, but she has still got it.
Forty-three revealed impressions of basketry and textiles.
The moon performs its revolution in that orbit in twenty-seven days, seven
  hours, forty-three minutes.
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