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Botanists have enumerated between forty and fifty varieties of the tobacco plant who class them all among the narcotic poisons.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
It succeeds best in a deep rich loam in a climate ranging from forty to fifty degrees of latitude.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
After about the forty-fifth year it becomes gradually less; after seventy-five years it is about one-half the amount given.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It was Wednesday night; over forty men sat down to the house-dinner at the Pandemonium Club.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The moon rose on a terrified mob trudging or riding the forty miles of road between Meerut and the Mogul capital.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The croupier announces, intoning as does a high-church curate, "There is seven hundred and forty pounds in the bank, gentlemen."
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
The croupier pushes the seven hundred and forty pounds of the unlucky player a foot nearer to the bank.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
During the summer of 1862 between forty and fifty thousand loyal State militia were organized.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Thus the whole State became one vast armed camp, nearly forty thousand men on a side, arrayed against each other.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
I should pay a capable secretary like you—knowing several languages and all that—say forty dollars a week.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
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WORDS RELATED TO FORTY WINKS

  • bedtime
  • catnap
  • coma
  • dormancy
  • doze
  • dream
  • dullness
  • few z's
  • forty winks
  • hibernation
  • land of Nod
  • lethargy
  • nap
  • nod
  • repose
  • rest
  • sack time
  • sandman
  • siesta
  • slumber
  • slumberland
  • snooze
  • the arms of Morpheus
  • torpidity
  • torpor
  • trance
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