fifty-two

adjective

Definition of fifty-two

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: being one more than 51 in number fifty-two years — see Table of Numbers
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Definition of fifty-two (Entry 2 of 3)

: 52 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated fifty-two are here fifty-two were found

fifty-two

noun
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Definition of fifty-two (Entry 3 of 3)

1 : two and fifty : four times 13
2a : 52 units or objects a total of fifty-two
b : a group or set of 52
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 52
4 : the 52d in a set or series

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“Fifty-two.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fifty-two. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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