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fifty–six

adjective

Definition of fifty–six

  1. :  being one more than 55 in number fifty-six years — see number table

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fifty–six

pronoun, plural in construction \"\

Definition of fifty–six

  1. :  56 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated fifty-six are here fifty-six were found

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fifty–six

noun \"\

Definition of fifty–six

  1. 1 :  six and 50 :  four times 14 :  seven times eight

  2. 2a :  56 units or objects a total of fifty-six b :  a group or set of 56

  3. 3 :  the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 56

  4. 4 :  the 56th in a set or series

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