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forty-five

[ fawr-tee-fahyv ]
/ ˈfɔr tiˈfaɪv /
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noun
a cardinal number, 40 plus 5.
a symbol for this number, as 45 or XLV.
a set of this many persons or things.
adjective
amounting to 45 in number.
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British Dictionary definitions for forty-five (1 of 2)

forty-five

noun
a gramophone record played at 45 revolutions per minute
US and Canadian a pistol having .45 calibre

British Dictionary definitions for forty-five (2 of 2)

Forty-Five

noun
the Forty-Five British history another name for Jacobite Rebellion (def. 2)
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