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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fifty  \Fif"ty\,  a.  [AS.  f[=i]ftig;  akin  to  OHG.  finfzug 
  fimfzuc  G.  f["u]nfzig,  funfzig  Goth.  fimftigjus  See 
  {Five},  and  {Ten},  and  cf  {Fifteen}.] 
  Five  times  ten  as  fifty  men. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fifty  \Fif"ty\,  n.;  pl  {Fifties}. 
  1.  The  sum  of  five  tens;  fifty  units  or  objects. 
 
  2.  A  symbol  representing  fifty  units,  as  50,  or  l. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fifty 
  adj  :  being  ten  more  than  forty  [syn:  {50},  {l}] 
  n  :  the  cardinal  number  that  is  the  product  of  ten  and  five 
  [syn:  {50},  {L}] 




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