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eighteenth

adjective, adverb, noun [C]  us   /eɪtˈtinθ/
(in the position of) the number 18 in a series; 18th: He ranks eighteenth in the world. [C] Ann-Marie’s birthday is the eighteenth of October. An eighteenth is one of eighteen equal parts of something.
Translations of “eighteenth”
in Korean 18번째, 열 여덟 번째…
in Arabic ثامِن عَشَر…
in Portuguese décimo oitavo…
in Catalan divuitè…
in Japanese (18thの文字表記)18番目の, 第18の…
in Italian diciottesimo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十八(的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十八(的)…
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