forty-seven

[ fawr-tee-sev-uhn ]
/ ˈfɔr tiˈsɛv ən /

noun

a cardinal number, 40 plus 7.
a symbol for this number, as 47 or XLVII.
a set of this many persons or things.

adjective

amounting to 47 in number.

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