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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Position 14 in a countable series of things adj. - Coming next after the thirteenth in position.

Usage examples (39)
  • Any moment of the past can be actualized -- and a group of historians can enter, literally, life in fourteenth-century feudal France.
  • The fourteenth was a handsome fellow of about thirty-five.
  • In many respects, though, the fourteenth was a still more wonderful century.
  • The end of the century and the beginning of the fourteenth were an especially dynamic period. for more
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