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forty-eighth

[fawr-tee-eytth, -eyth]
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adjective
  1. next after the forty-seventh; being the ordinal number for 48.
  2. being one of 48 equal parts.
noun
  1. a forty-eighth part, especially of one (1/48).
  2. the forty-eighth member of a series.
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