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"twentieth" in British English

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twentiethordinal number

uk   /ˈtwen.ti.əθ/  us   /-t̬i-/
20th written as a word

twentiethnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtwen.ti.əθ/  us   /-t̬i-/
(Definition of twentieth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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twentiethadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /ˈtwen·ti·ɪθ/
(in the ​position of) the ​number 20 in a ​series; 20th: This is ​our twentieth ​weddinganniversary. [C] The ​meeting is on the twentieth of ​November. A twentieth is one of twenty ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of twentieth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “twentieth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 第二十(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第二十(的)…
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