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forty-seventh

[ fawr-tee-sev-uhnth ]
/ ˈfɔr tiˈsɛv ənθ /
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adjective

next after the forty-sixth; being the ordinal number for 47.
being one of 47 equal parts.

noun

a forty-seventh part, especially of one (1/47).
the forty-seventh member of a series.

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