ninth

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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

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