forty-sixth

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English[edit]

English ordinal numbers
 <  45th 46th 47th  > 
    Ordinal : forty-sixth
    Cardinal : forty-six

Numeral[edit]

forty-sixth

  1. (ordinal) The ordinal form of the number forty-six, describing a person or thing in position number 46 of a sequence.
    The answer appears on the forty-sixth page of the book.
    She finished forty-sixth in the race.

Usage notes[edit]

English ordinal numbers may function as either an adjective or as a noun, and almost never appear in the plural.

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Noun[edit]

forty-sixth (plural forty-sixths)

  1. (fractional) One of forty-six equal parts of a whole.
    A forty-sixth of 920 is 20.