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ninth

noun \ˈnīn(t)th\

: the number nine in a series

: one of nine equal parts of something

plural ninths \ˈnīn(t)s, ˈnīn(t)ths\

Full Definition of NINTH

1
— see number table
2
a :  a musical interval embracing an octave and a second
b :  the tone at this interval
c :  a chord containing a ninth
ninth adjective or adverb

Examples of NINTH

  1. She owned one ninth of the company.

First Known Use of NINTH

13th century
NINTH Defined for Kids

1ninth

adjective \ˈnīnth\

Definition of NINTH for Kids

:  coming right after eighth

2ninth

noun

Definition of NINTH for Kids

1
:  number nine in a series
2
:  one of nine equal parts

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