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fortiethadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /ˈfɔr·t̬i·əθ/
(in the ​position of) the ​number 40 in a ​series; 40th: He ​married in his fortieth ​year. A fortieth is one of forty ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of fortieth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"fortieth" in British English

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fortiethordinal number

uk   /ˈfɔː.ti.əθ/  us   /ˈfɔːr.t̬i-/
40th written as a word

fortiethnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɔː.ti.əθ/  us   /ˈfɔːr.t̬i-/
(Definition of fortieth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fortieth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 第四十(个)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第四十(個)…
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