forty-eight: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (fôr'tē āt'), [key]
- a cardinal number, 40 plus 8.
- a symbol for this number, as 48 or XLVIII.
- a set of this many persons or things.
- the 48 contiguous states of the U.S.
- amounting to 48 in number.
- forty-eight (Thesaurus)