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sev·en·teenth

seventeenth

 
pronunciation:
se vn tinth
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition: coming next after the sixteenth in a series.
Mine is the seventeenth mailbox.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: one of seventeen equal parts of a whole; 1/17.
This bolt needs a nut that is one seventeenth of an inch wide.
definition 2: the number, person, or thing that comes next after the sixteenth in a series.
The seventeenth is the highest setting on this machine.
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