fifty

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the cardinal number that is the product of ten and five

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being ten more than forty

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It abounds in the Rocky Mountains, from the fiftieth degree of north latitude, quite down to California; generally in the highest regions capable of vegetation; sometimes it ventures into the valleys, but on the least alarm, regains its favorite cliffs and precipices, where it is perilous, if not impossible for the hunter to follow.
Dan Grady chuckled as he blew for the fiftieth time into the breech of his speckless rifle.
For my own part, if I had anything within the fiftieth part of the size of Sotherton, I should be always planting and improving, for naturally I am excessively fond of it.
It was perhaps the fiftieth time since the day on which we open this history, that this man.
Trans-Asiatic Directs we met, soberly ringing the world round the Fiftieth Meridian at an honest seventy knots; and white-painted Ackroyd & Hunt fruiters out of the south fled beneath us, their ventilated hulls whistling like Chinese kites.
You ought to have been at the exercises when we celebrated our two hundred and fiftieth birthday.
Well, madam, in that case it's about the fiftieth promise I've given to-day.
I had called at the Albany for the fiftieth time, and returned to Piccadilly in my usual despair, when a street sloucher sidled up to me in furtive fashion and inquired if my name was what it is.
There is one thing he can not avoid; go where he will about the world, he must never fail to report in Jerusalem every fiftieth year.