tenth


tenth
tenth [tenth]
adj.
[Early ME tenthe, replacing OE teogotha, teotha: see TEN & -TH2]
1. preceded by nine others in a series; 10th
2. designating any of the ten equal parts of something
n.
1. the one following the ninth
2. any of the ten equal parts of something; 1/ 10
3. a tenth of a gallon
adv.
in the tenth place, rank, group, etc.
tenthly
adv.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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