Definition of Twentieth in English :

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Twentieth meaning in English

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Twentieth

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Noun

1. twentieth

position 20 in a countable series of things

Adjective

2. 20th, twentieth

coming next after the nineteenth in position

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Twentieth

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adjective
1. (usually prenominal)
a. 
coming after the nineteenth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc; being the ordinal number of twenty: often written 20th
b. 
(as noun)
he left on the twentieth
noun
2. 
a. 
one of 20 approximately equal parts of something
b. 
(as modifier)
a twentieth part
3. 
the fraction that is equal to one divided by 20 (120)

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Twentieth

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adjective
1. 
preceded by nineteen others in a series; 20th
2. 
designating any of the twenty equal parts of something
noun
3. 
the one following the nineteenth
4. 
any of the twenty equal parts of something; 120
adverb
5. 
in the twentieth place, rank, group, etc.

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Twentieth

see synonyms of twentieth
n.
1. The ordinal number matching the number 20 in a series.
2. One of 20 equal parts.

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