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  1. 50snoun

    The decade of the 1950s.

  2. 50snoun

    Temperatures from 50 to 59 degrees.


  1. 50S

    50S is the larger subunit of the 70S ribosome of prokaryotes, i.e. bacteria and archaea. It is the site of inhibition for antibiotics such as macrolides, chloramphenicol, clindamycin, and the pleuromutilins. It includes the 5S ribosomal RNA and 23S ribosomal RNA. Despite having the same sedimentation rate, bacterial and archaeal archaeal ribosomes can be quite different.


  1. 50s

    This is a list of events occurring in the 50s, ordered by year. Cologne is raised to the status of a city. Romans learn the use of soap from the Gauls. Utrecht is founded, a Roman fortification is constructed at the Rhine border in the present-day Netherlands. Claudius adopts Nero. In Judea a Roman soldier seized and burned a Torah-scroll. Procurator Cumanus had the culprit beheaded, calming down the Jews and delaying for two decades the outbreak of their revolt In Britain, governor Publius Ostorius Scapula begins his campaign against the recalcitrant Silures of south Wales, who are led by the former Catuvellaunian prince Caratacus. London, Exeter, Tripontium and the fort of Manduessedum are founded. Roman emperor Claudius appoints Agrippa II governor of Chalcis. Romans built a wooden bridge across the Thames in the London area. The Iazyges settle in the Hungarian plain to the east of the Tisza River. The Tocharian or Yue-Chi tribes are united under the Kushan leader Kujula Kadphises, thus creating the Kushan Empire in Afghanistan and northern India. San Bartolo pyramid is completed around this time.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of 50s in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of 50s in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of 50s in a Sentence

  1. Harry Crosby:

    There were things that became absolutely top hits in the ‘30s and ’40s, for a sustained period of time, and they just went away, people associate dad with Christmas, but in the ’40s and ’50s, they didn’t associate him with Christmas. They associated dad with tons of things, and that’s what I want to bring back.

  2. David Asmus:

    If all investors thought we would be in the $50s for three years, I don't think there would be so much fund money piled up waiting for an energy investment.

  3. George Clooney:

    When you talk about ‘ Making America Great Again, ’ America being great everyone assumed was the Eisenhower ‘ 50s, and it was great if you were a white, straight male, but other than that it probablywas n’tso great, it’s fun to lift up that curtain and look underneath that thin veneer and see some of the real problems that this country has yet to completely come to terms with.

  4. Tim Bale:

    The average age of a party member is late 50s. Just under half are of a pensionable age and they are predominately White, they mostly live in southern England and are( financially) comfortable. They support a strong line on law and order, they approve of low taxes but believe that public services are important and should be funded properly, especially schools, police and, of course, the health service.

  5. Recon Analytics ' Entner:

    Rural telcos are not very profitable and a lot of the owners are in their 50s, 60s and 70s. If they have to rip out their network, they are probably going to shut down if they can't easily find a buyer.

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