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fourteenth

[ fawr-teenth, fohr- ]
/ ˈfɔrˈtinθ, ˈfoʊr- /
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adjective
next after the thirteenth; being the ordinal number for 14.
being one of 14 equal parts.
noun
a fourteenth part, especially of one (1/14).
the fourteenth member of a series.
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Origin of fourteenth

before 900; Middle English fourtenthe,Old English fēowertēotha.See fourteen, -th2
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British Dictionary definitions for fourteenth

fourteenth
/ (ˈfɔːˈtiːnθ) /

adjective
  1. coming after the thirteenth in order, position, time etc. Often written: 14th
  2. (as noun)the fourteenth in succession
noun
  1. one of 14 equal or nearly equal parts of something
  2. (as modifier)a fourteenth part
the fraction equal to one divided by 14 (1/14)
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