fifty-second

adjective

Definition of fifty-second

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : being number 52 in a countable series the fifty-second day — see Table of Numbers
2 : being one of 52 equal parts into which something is divisible a fifty-second share of the money

fifty-second

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Definition of fifty-second (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : number 52 in a countable series
2 : the quotient of a unit divided by 52 : one of 52 equal parts of something one fifty-second of the total

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