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nineteen

number uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːn/ us  
A1 the number 19: Simson, aged nineteen, was convicted on two charges of burglary. It's nineteen miles to the nearest town.
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in Korean 19, 십구…
in Arabic تِسْعة عَشَر…
in French dix-neuf, dix-neuf ans…
in Turkish ondokuz…
in Italian diciannove…
in Chinese (Traditional) (數字)19…
in Russian девятнадцать…
in Polish dziewiętnaście…
in Spanish diecinueve, diecinueve años…
in Portuguese dezenove…
in German die Neunzehn…
in Catalan dinou…
in Japanese 19, 19の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (数字)19…
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