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Since 2006, they have transferred to the organization about 40 thousands missiles of which most of … production but part of … production.
We actually very rarely say "thousands" when it's part of an actual number.
There are twenty thousand people here.
There are thousands of people here.
Two thousand cats are run over each year.
Thousands of cats are run over each year.
There are one hundred thousand types of insect in Africa.
I like hundreds and thousands on my fairy cakes!
Note: Hundreds and thousands are those strange little multi-coloured bits of hard sugar that are sprinkled on the top of small cakes.