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"seventh" in British English

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seventhordinal number

uk   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   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 ​equalparts 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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