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"seventeenth" in British English

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seventeenthordinal number

uk   us   /ˌsev.ənˈtiːnθ/
17th written as a word: My mother's ​birthday is on the seventeenth (ofJune).

seventeenthnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌsev.ənˈtiːnθ/
(Definition of seventeenth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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seventeenthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /ˌsev·ənˈtinθ/
(in the ​position of) the ​number 17 in a ​series; 17th: the seventeenth ​century [C] Her ​birthday is on the seventeenth. A seventeenth is one of 17 ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of seventeenth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seventeenth”
in Arabic السابِع عَشر…
in Korean 열일곱 번째, 17번째…
in Portuguese décimo sétimo…
in Catalan dissetè…
in Japanese (17thの文字表記)17番目の, 第17の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十七(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十七(的)…
in Italian diciassettesimo…
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