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seventeenthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

us   /ˌsev·ənˈtinθ/
(in the position of) the number 17 in a series; 17th: the seventeenth century [C] Her birthday is on the seventeenth.
A seventeenth is one of 17 equal parts of something.
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Translations of “seventeenth”
in Arabic السابِع عَشر…
in Korean 열일곱 번째, 17번째…
in Portuguese décimo sétimo…
in Catalan dissetè…
in Japanese (17thの文字表記)17番目の, 第17の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十七(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十七(的)…
in Italian diciassettesimo…
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