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forty-three

[fawr-tee-three] /ˈfɔr tiˈθri/
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 40 plus 3.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 43 or XLIII.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
4.
amounting to 43 in number.
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  • No regular census has ever been made on the island; but in 1907 there were forty-three inhabitants.

    The Island Mystery George A. Birmingham
  • Marcus Mezzerow felt the weight of forty-three years roll away.

    Mezzerow Loves Company Floyd L. Wallace
  • A quarter of a mile in, we sounded a second time, and had forty-three fathoms.

    Left on Labrador

    Charles Asbury Stephens
  • The wind had died out, and they had dropped the anchor in forty-three fathoms.

    Left on Labrador

    Charles Asbury Stephens
  • Here we find forty-three Catholics and twenty-five Protestants.

    Home Rule Harold Spender

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