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[fif-tee-sek-uh nd]
  1. next after the fifty-first; being the ordinal number for 52.
  2. being one of 52 equal parts.
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  1. a fifty-second part, especially of one (1/52).
  2. the fifty-second member of a series.
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Historical Examples

  • She had been beautiful, and was beautiful still, though now in her fifty-second year.

    Paul Patoff

    F. Marion Crawford

  • I was in my fifty-second year when I took it up, and in the prime, such as it was, of my powers.

  • He died Jan. 28, 1814, not having yet completed his fifty-second year.

  • When this is effected, Mexico will be the fifty-second State of our Union.

  • This event took place on the 4th December 1850, in his fifty-second year.