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next after ninth; being the ordinal number for ten.
being one of ten equal parts.
one of ten equal parts, especially of one (1/10).
the member of a series preceding the eleventh and following the ninth.
a tone distant from another tone by an interval of an octave and a third.
the interval between such tones.
the harmonic combination of such tones.
. (in decimal notation) the position of the first digit to the right of the decimal point.
in the tenth place;
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coming after the ninth in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc; being the ordinal number of
often written 10th
see you on the tenth,
tenth in line
one of 10 approximately equal parts of something
a tenth part
one of 10 equal divisions of a particular measurement, etc
the fraction equal to one divided by ten (
an interval of one octave plus a third
one of two notes constituting such an interval in relation to the other
after the ninth person, position, event, etc
as the 10th point: linking what follows with the previous statements, as in a speech or argument
from Old English
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