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Words nearby seventeenth
Example sentences from the Web for seventeenth
In fact, they were based on the reasoning of that great seventeenth-century Frenchman.
On the short seventeenth, his tee shot stopped six feet from the pin.
And the ark rested in the seventh month, on the seventeenth day of the month, upon the mountains of Ararat.The Story of Noah's Ark From the Bible’s Book of Genesis|The Daily Beast|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The querulous, interconnected pamphlets printed in seventeenth-century Europe prefigure the culture of modern blogging.
The regional frictions transplanted from England in the seventeenth century are still alive.
Early in the Seventeenth Century tobacco found its way to Constantinople.
(p. 177) The tobacco boxes of the Seventeenth Century were much larger than those of the present.
The mode of manufacture of snuff now is far different than that employed in the Seventeenth Century.
The ceiling is respectably painted, and was probably the work of an amateur monk of the seventeenth century.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
That factory was indeed, even in the latter part of the seventeenth century, a rude and mean building.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
British Dictionary definitions for seventeenth
- coming after the sixteenth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc; being the ordinal number of seventeen: often written 17th
- (as noun)the ship docks on the seventeenth
- one of 17 approximately equal parts of something
- (as modifier)a seventeenth part