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fortieth


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fortieth  \For"ti*eth\,  a.  [AS.  fe['o]wertigo?a.  See  {Forty}.] 
  1.  Following  the  thirty-ninth,  or  preceded  by  thirty-nine 
  units,  things  or  parts 
 
  2.  Constituting  one  of  forty  equal  parts  into  which  anything 
  is  divided. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fortieth  \For"ti*eth\,  n. 
  One  of  forty  equal  parts  into  which  one  whole  is  divided;  the 
  quotient  of  a  unit  divided  by  forty;  one  next  in  order  after 
  the  thirty-ninth. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fortieth 
  adj  :  the  ordinal  number  of  forty  in  counting  order  [syn:  {40th}] 
  n  :  position  40  in  a  countable  series  of  things 




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