twenty-fifth

adjective

Definition of twenty-fifth 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : being number 25 in a countable series the twenty-fifth day — see Table of Numbers

2 : being one of 25 equal parts into which something is divisible a twenty-fifth share of the money

twenty-fifth

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Definition of twenty-fifth (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : number 25 in a countable series the twenty-fifth day of the month

2 : the quotient of a unit divided by 25 : one of 25 equal parts of something one twenty-fifth of the total

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