- Australian (in rugby) a player positioned between the scrum-half and the inside -centre
- NZ (in rugby) either of two players positioned between the halfback and the centre
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Examples from the Web for five-eighth
The longest sword I have ever performed with is twenty-seven and five-eighth inches.
Near each end, say five inches, a couple of transverse holes generally five-eighth of an inch in diameter are bored.
Measure three and five-eighth inches from the point on each folded edge and once between these edges.Handicraft for Girls