fifty-seventh

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adjective

1
: being number 57 in a countable series
the fifty-seventh day
see Table of Numbers
2
: being one of 57 equal parts into which something is divisible
a fifty-seventh share of the money

fifty-seventh

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noun

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1
: number 57 in a countable series
2
: the quotient of a unit divided by 57 : one of 57 equal parts of something
one fifty-seventh of the total

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“Fifty-seventh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fifty-seventh. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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