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[fif-tee-eytth, -eyth] /ˈfɪf tiˈeɪtθ, -ˈeɪθ/
next after the fifty-seventh; being the ordinal number for 58.
being one of 58 equal parts.
a fifty-eighth part, especially of one (1/58).
the fifty-eighth member of a series. Unabridged
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  • It threw off two more on the fifty-eighth day, and thirty on the sixtieth.

    Parasites T. Spencer Cobbold
  • An out-post of the fifty-eighth regiment had been surprised at dawn.

    The Long White Cloud William Pember Reeves
  • At the fifty-eighth Street station on the same night about ten minutes later Littell got off a north-bound train.

    A Master Hand Richard Dallas
  • Maurice died on April 23, in the fifty-eighth year of his age.

    History of Holland George Edmundson
  • Just before his death Pompey had completed his fifty-eighth year.

  • He commenced the round of the table and the affair went splendidly up to the fifty-eighth man.

    The Secret of the Night Gaston Leroux
  • The report of the commission was submitted to the fifty-eighth Congress, third session, January 4, 1905.

    Manual of Ship Subsidies Edwin M. Bacon
  • The temple being burned about the fifty-eighth Olympiad, the Amphyctions took upon themselves the care of rebuilding it.

  • Aunt Clara's with me, of course, but she's gone to see a sick friend in fifty-eighth Street.

    The Mystery of Murray Davenport Robert Neilson Stephens
  • I have fought fifty-seven duels, so I can easily dispense with fighting the fifty-eighth with you.

    Avarice-Anger: Eugne Sue

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