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thirty-nine

adjective

Definition of thirty-nine

: being one more than 38 in number
  • thirty-nine years
— see Table of Numbers

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thirty-nine

pronoun, plural in construction \ " \

Definition of thirty-nine

: 39 countable persons or things not specified but under consideration and being enumerated
  • thirty-nine are here
  • thirty-nine were found

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thirty-nine

noun \ " \

Definition of thirty-nine

1 : nine and 30 : three times 13
2 a : 39 units or objects
  • a total of thirty-nine
b : a group or set of 39
3 : the numerable quantity symbolized by the arabic numerals 39

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