thirty-nine

/therr"tee nuyn"/, n.
1. a cardinal number, 30 plus 9.
2. a symbol for this number, as 39 or XXXIX.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
adj.
4. amounting to 39 in number.

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Universalium. 2010.

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