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| Ordinal : fifty-sixth
Cardinal : fifty-six
- (ordinal) The ordinal form of the number fifty-six, describing a person or thing in position number 56 of a sequence.
- The answer appears on the fifty-sixth page of the book.
- She finished fifty-sixth in the race.
English ordinal numbers may function as either an adjective or as a noun, and almost never appear in the plural.
- 56th, 56th
fifty-sixth (plural fifty-sixths)