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"seventh" in British English

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seventhordinal number

uk   /ˈsev.ə/  us   /ˈsev.ə/
A2 7th written as a word: It's the seventh (of May) today. Our team was/came seventh.

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seventhnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsev.ə/  us   /ˈsev.ə/
(Definition of seventh from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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seventhadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /ˈsev·ənθ/
(in the position of) the number 7 in a series; 7th: Our team came in seventh. [C] It’s the seventh of May today.
A seventh is one of seven equal parts of something.
(Definition of seventh from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “seventh”
in Arabic السّابِع…
in Korean 일곱 번째, 7번째…
in Portuguese forma ordinal de dezessete…
in Catalan setè…
in Japanese (7thの文字表記)7番目の, 第7の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第七(的)…
in Turkish yedinci…
in Russian седьмой…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第七(的)…
in Italian settimo…
in Polish siódmy…
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