fortypenny

[ fawr-tee-pen-ee ]

adjective
  1. being 5 inches (13 centimeters) long: a fortypenny nail.Symbol: 40d

Origin of fortypenny

1
First recorded in 1760–70; forty + penny (def. 6)

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