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thirty-ninth

[thur-tee-nahynth] /ˈθɜr tiˈnaɪnθ/
adjective
1.
next after the thirty-eighth; being the ordinal number for 39.
2.
being one of 39 equal parts.
noun
3.
a thirty-ninth part, especially of one (1/39).
4.
the thirty-ninth member of a series.
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  • To be exact he did not go the length of the block between thirty-ninth and Fortieth.

    From Place to Place

    Irvin S. Cobb
  • The old house on Ellis near thirty-ninth was sold for what it would bring.

    Gigolo Edna Ferber
  • She was in her nineteenth year, Lassalle in his thirty-ninth.

    Immortal Memories Clement Shorter
  • This great work was completed by Michael Angelo in his thirty-ninth year.

    The Bases of Design Walter Crane
  • That bright and sunny Whit Monday was her thirty-ninth birthday.

    The Forest Farm Peter Rosegger
  • The list is repeated in the thirty-ninth chapter of the same book, verses 10-12.

  • It was not finished, and he had ceased with the thirty-ninth verse.

    The Long Patrol H. A. Cody
  • As incidental thereto, he went to the house in thirty-ninth Street.

  • Kept my thirty-ninth and Father's seventy-second birthday in the old way.

    Louisa May Alcott Louisa May Alcott
  • thirty-ninth week, stands on feet a moment without support .

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