Forty-niner



[fawr-tee-nahy-ner] /ˌfɔr tiˈnaɪ nər/

noun
1.
a person, especially a prospector, who went to California in 1849 during the gold rush.
noun
1.
(sometimes capital) (US, history) a prospector who took part in the California gold rush of 1849
2.
49er. a type of dinghy, designed to be crewed by two people

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    [fawr-tee-nahy-ner] /ˌfɔr tiˈnaɪ nər/ noun 1. a person, especially a prospector, who went to California in 1849 during the gold rush. noun 1. (sometimes capital) (US, history) a prospector who took part in the California gold rush of 1849 2. 49er. a type of dinghy, designed to be crewed by two people Those who flocked […]

  • Forty-ninth

    [fawr-tee-nahynth] /ˈfɔr tiˈnaɪnθ/ adjective 1. next after the forty-eighth; being the ordinal number for 49. 2. being one of 49 equal parts. noun 3. a forty-ninth part, especially of one (1/49). 4. the forty-ninth member of a series.



  • Forty-one

    [fawr-tee-wuhn] /ˈfɔr tiˈwʌn/ noun 1. a cardinal number, 40 plus 1. 2. a symbol for this number, as 41 or XLI. 3. a set of this many persons or things. adjective 4. amounting to 41 in number.

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