nineteenth

[nahyn-teenth]
adjective
1.
next after the eighteenth; being the ordinal number for 19.
2.
being one of 19 equal parts.
noun
3.
a nineteenth part, especially of one (1/19).
4.
the nineteenth member of a series.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English nyntenthe (see nineteen, -th2); replacing nientethe, Old English nigonteotha; see nine, tithe

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nineteenth (ˌnaɪnˈtiːnθ)
 
adj
1.  (usually prenominal)
 a.  coming after the eighteenth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc, being the ordinal number of nineteen. Often written: 19th
 b.  (as noun): the nineteenth was rainy
 
n
2.  a.  one of 19 approximately equal parts of something
 b.  (as modifier): a nineteenth part
3.  the fraction that is equal to one divided by 19 (1/19)

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Example sentences for nineteenth
Such a process happened in the water industry in nineteenth century britain.
Both these lines became extinct in the early nineteenth century.
There are several nineteenth century memorial tablets in the chancel.
Enclosure swallow as we know it today dates from the nineteenth century
  enclosure.
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