- next after the forty-third; being the ordinal number for 44.
- being one of 44 equal parts.
- a forty-fourth part, especially of one (1/44).
- the forty-fourth member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for forty-fourth
She died in June, 1572, in the forty-fourth year of her age.Henry IV, Makers of History
John S. C. Abbott
From Forty-fourth Street to the Twenties was as familiar a path as any in his life.The Wall Street Girl
Frederick Orin Bartlett
The forty-fourth day of the fast was the busiest of all with her.The No Breakfast Plan and the Fasting-Cure
Edward Hooker Dewey
Pollard had said Barry walked down with him, and had left him at Forty-fourth.The Luminous Face
At Mechanicsville the Forty-fourth Georgia lost 65 per cent.Campfire and Battlefield