sev·en·ti·eth || 'sevntɪɪθ n. number 70 in a series; one part of seventy equal parts, 1/70 adj. next after the sixty-ninth; being one of 70 equal parts

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  • seventieth — 1. adjective /ˈsɛvntiəθ/ The ordinal form of the number seventy. Syn: 70th 2. noun /ˈsɛvntiəθ/ a) The person or thing in the seventieth position. All the septuagenarians remembered their seventieths fondly. b) One of seventy equal parts of a… …   Wiktionary

  • seventieth — [[t]se̱v(ə)ntiəθ[/t]] ♦♦ seventieths 1) ORD The seventieth item in a series is the one that you count as number seventy. ...the seventieth anniversary of the discovery of Tutankhamun s tomb. 2) FRACTION A seventieth is one of seventy equal parts… …   English dictionary

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