Meaning of forty-seventh


Pronunciation: (fôr'tē sev'unth), [key]
— adj.
  1. next after the forty-sixth; being the ordinal number for 47.
  2. being one of 47 equal parts.
  1. a forty-seventh part, esp. of one ().
  2. the forty-seventh member of a series.
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