forty-three

adjective

Definition of forty-three

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: being one more than 42 in number forty-three years — see Table of Numbers
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Definition of forty-three (Entry 2 of 3)

: 43 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated forty-three are here forty-three were found

forty-three

noun
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Definition of forty-three (Entry 3 of 3)

1 : three and 40
2a : 43 units or objects a total of forty-three
b : a group or set of 43
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 43
4 : the 43d in a set or series especially : an article of clothing of the 43d size wears a forty-three

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“Forty-three.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forty-three. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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