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eighth

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Numbers
eightheighth1 /eɪtθ/ ●●● S3 W3 adjective  HMNcoming after seven other things in a series in the eighth century her eighth birthdayeighth pronoun I’m planning to leave on the eighth (=the eighth day of the month).
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eighthThis is the eighth day in a row that he has been late.the eighthClasses start on the eighth.
eightheighth2 noun [countable]  one of eight equal parts of something
Examples from the Corpus
eighthDivide the pie into eighths.
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