Meaning of fifty-nine

fif•ty-nine

Pronunciation: (fif'tē-nīn'), [key]
— n.
  1. a cardinal number, 50 plus 9.
  2. a symbol for this number, as 59 or LIX.
  3. a set of this many persons or things.
—adj.
  1. amounting to 59 in number.
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