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ninth

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noun \ˈnīn(t)th\

Simple Definition of ninth

  • : the number nine in a series

  • : one of nine equal parts of something

Full Definition of ninth

plural ninths play \ˈnīn(t)s, ˈnīn(t)ths\

  1. 1 — see number table

  2. 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.



13th Century

First Known Use of ninth

13th century


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