Meaning of “sixteenth” in the English Dictionary

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sixteenthadjective, adverb, noun [ C ]

us /sɪksˈtinθ/

(in the position of) the number 16 in a series; 16th:

On this list, my name is sixteenth.
[ C ] This is the sixteenth of August.

A sixteenth is one of sixteen equal parts of something.

(Definition of “sixteenth” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)