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"fifteenth" in British English

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fifteenthordinal number

uk   us   /ˌfɪfˈtiːnθ/
15th written as a word: Today is the fifteenth (ofJune).

fifteenthnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌfɪfˈtiːnθ/
(Definition of fifteenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fifteenthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /fɪfˈtinθ/
(in the ​position of) the ​number 15 in a ​series; 15th: Our ​team is ranked fifteenth in the ​country. [C] Her ​birthday is on the fifteenth of May. A fifteenth is one of fifteen ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of fifteenth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fifteenth”
in Arabic خَمْسة عَشْرة…
in Korean 15번째, 열 다섯 번째…
in Portuguese décimo quinto…
in Catalan quinzè…
in Japanese (15thの文字表記)15番目の, 第15の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十五(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十五(的)…
in Italian quindicesimo…
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