Definitions for tenthtɛnθ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
next after ninth; being the ordinal number for ten.
being one of ten equal parts.
(n.)a tenth part, esp. of one (1/10).
the tenth member of a series.
a musical interval encompassing an octave and a third. a tone at this interval. the harmonic combination of two tones a tenth apart.
Category: Music and Dance
Also called tenth's′ place`. (in decimal notation) the position of the first digit to the right of the decimal point.
(adv.)in the tenth place; tenthly.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of tenth:
bef. 1150; ME tenthe, OE. See ten , -th2, tithe
one-tenth, tenth, tenth part, ten percent(noun)
a tenth part; one part in ten equal parts
position ten in a countable series of things
coming next after the ninth and just before the eleventh in position
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
in the number 10 position
We're tenth on the waiting list.
one of ten equal parts
Cut the pizza into tenths.
The person or thing in the tenth position.
One of ten equal parts of a whole.
The ordinal form of the number ten.
Origin: From . Old English had teoþa (origin of Modern English tithe), but the force of analogy to the cardinal number "ten" caused Middle English speakers to recreate the regular ordinal and re-insert the nasal consonant.
next in order after the ninth; coming after nine others
constituting or being one of ten equal parts into which anything is divided
the next in order after the ninth; one coming after nine others
the quotient of a unit divided by ten; one of ten equal parts into which anything is divided
the tenth part of annual produce, income, increase, or the like; a tithe
the interval between any tone and the tone represented on the tenth degree of the staff above it, as between one of the scale and three of the octave above; the octave of the third
a temporary aid issuing out of personal property, and granted to the king by Parliament; formerly, the real tenth part of all the movables belonging to the subject
the tenth part of the annual profit of every living in the kingdom, formerly paid to the pope, but afterward transferred to the crown. It now forms a part of the fund called Queen Anne's Bounty
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Translations for tenth
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
one of ten equal parts.
- décimoPortuguese (BR)
- das ZehntelGerman
- ένα δέκατοGreek
- یک دهمFarsi
- dešimtoji dalisLithuanian
- desmitā daļa, desmitdaļaLatvian
- satu per sepuluhMalay
- jedna dziesiątaPolish
- десятая частьRussian
- หนึ่งในสิบส่วนที่เท่า ๆ กันThai
- onda biri; 1/10Turkish
- 十分之一Chinese (Trad.)
- десята частинаUkrainian
- دسواں حصہUrdu
- một phần mườiVietnamese
- 十分之一Chinese (Simp.)
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