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position 14 in a countable series of things
coming next after the thirteenth in position
The person or thing in the fourteenth position.
One of fourteen equal parts of a whole.
The ordinal form of the number fourteen.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
The ordinal of fourteen; the fourth after the tenth.
Etymology: from fourteen.
I have not found any that see the ninth day, few before the twelfth, and the eyes of some not open before the fourteenth day. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Errours, b. iii. c. 26.
next in order after the thirteenth; as, the fourteenth day of the month
making or constituting one of fourteen equal parts into which anything may be derived
one of fourteen equal parts into which one whole may be divided; the quotient of a unit divided by fourteen; one next after the thirteenth
the octave of the seventh
Etymology: [Cf. OE. fourtende, fourtethe, AS. fewerteoa.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'Fourteenth' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4525
The numerical value of Fourteenth in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Fourteenth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of Fourteenth in a Sentence
Parents Defending Education is thrilled that Wellesley Public Schools has agreed to respect both the First and Fourteenth Amendment rights of its students going forward. This settlement sends a clear message that racially segregating students in public schools is wrong – and there will be consequences. We have spent decades teaching our kids that racial segregation was and will always be wrong. We will not tolerate a return to segregation in 2022.
Too often, we Republicans -- myself included -- have emphasized our message on the Tenth Amendment but not our message on the Fourteenth, for too long, we Republicans have been content to lose the black vote because we found that we could win elections without it. But when we gave up on trying to win the support of African-Americans, we lost our moral legitimacy as the party of Lincoln.
The Constitution says nothing about a right to same-sex marriage, but Supreme Court holds that the term' liberty' in the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment encompasses this right.
Critical race theory is a destructive ideology that has no place in medicine. Critical race theorists argue explicitly that society should discriminate on the basis of race, in the past year, we have seen medical treatment denied to members of particular racial groups, which is a flagrant violation of the Fourteenth Amendment and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The AMA is playing with fire : if they adopt critical race theory as a guiding framework, they will elevate the principles of neoracism into medical policy.
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- четиринадесет, четиринадесетиBulgarian
- catorzèCatalan, Valencian
- catorceavo, decimocuarta, decimocuartoSpanish
- fjirtjindeWestern Frisian
- quartus decimusLatin
- dį́į́ʼtsʼáadah góneʼNavajo, Navaho
- décimo quartoPortuguese
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