Pronunciation: (fôr'tē fifth' or, often, -fith'), [key]
1. next after the forty-fourth; being the ordinal number for 45.
2. being one of 45 equal parts.
1. a forty-fifth part, esp. of one (1/45).
2. the forty-fifth member of a series.
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