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nineteenth

ordinal number uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/ us  
19th written as a word: The new term starts on the nineteenth (of September).
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nineteenth

noun [C] uk   /ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ/ us  
one of 19 equal parts of something
Translations of “nineteenth”
in Korean 19번째, 열 아홉 번째…
in Arabic التاسِع عَشر…
in Portuguese décimo nono…
in Catalan dinovè…
in Japanese (19thの文字表記)19番目, 第19…
in Italian diciannovesimo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十九(的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十九(的)…
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