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English definition of “tenth”

tenth

ordinal number uk   /tenθ/ us  
10th written as a word: This is his tenth year of working for the company. Our next meeting is on the tenth (of April). The team was/came tenth in the league.

tenth

noun [C] uk   /tenθ/ us  
one of ten equal parts of something: He receives a tenth of the profits.
(Definition of tenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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