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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Position 40 in a countable series of things adj. - The ordinal number of 40 in counting order.

Usage examples (35)
  • This same year, that is to say the fortieth year after the passion of our
  • Sweden is ranked fortieth, which is still in the upper quartile of countries.
  • But the feast then had no proper name; it was simply called the fortieth day after Epiphany.
  • ; Italian as quaresima; and Spanishas cuaresma, these all deriving from the Latin quadragesima, meaning 'fortieth'. for more
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