fifty has definitions from the field of mathematics
[ adjective ] being ten more than forty


50 l

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(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)

Turbulent tides rose as_much_as fifty feet .

(John Harnsberger and Robert P. Wilkins,...)

When late in the summer the full extent of the damage was assessed , all but fifty of the Scots , Swiss and metis moved up the Red to the mouth of the Pembina river .

(Bell I. Wiley, "Home Letters of Johnny Reb and Billy...)

Charles_Thiot , a splendid Georgia soldier , differed from most_of his comrades in the ranks in that he was the owner of a large plantation , well-educated , and nearly fifty years of_age .

(Kenneth Allsop, The Bootleggers and Their Era...)

In six months O_'_Banion had boosted the profits to $ 100000 a month - mainly by bringing pressure to bear on fifty Chicago speak-easy proprietors to shift out to the suburb .

(Helen Hooven Santmyer, "There Were Fences"...)

The streets of any county town were like this on any sunshiny afternoon in summer ; they were like this fifty odd years ago , and yesterday .

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[ noun ] (mathematics) the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five


50 L

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(Jim Berry Pearson, The Maxwell Land Grant....)

There was no extra horse so it was left to his comrades who , though numbering in the fifties , had stood around on the hillside nearby without firing a shot during the entire attack .

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[ noun ] a United States bill worth 50 dollars

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