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Definition of Fifteenth

Fifteenth
Fifteenth Fif"teenth`, a. [OE. fiftenthe; cf. fiftethe, AS. f[=i]fte[=o][eth]a. See Fifteen.] 1. Next in order after the fourteenth; -- the ordinal of fifteen. 2. Consisting of one of fifteen equal parts or divisions of a thing.
Fifteenth
Fifteenth Fif"teenth`, n. 1. One of fifteen equal parts or divisions; the quotient of a unit divided by fifteen. 2. A species of tax upon personal property formerly laid on towns, boroughs, etc., in England, being one fifteenth part of what the personal property in each town, etc., had been valued at. --Burrill. 3. (Mus.) (a) A stop in an organ tuned two octaves above the diaposon. (b) An interval consisting of two octaves.

Meaning of Fifteenth from wikipedia

- In music, a fifteenth or double octave, abbreviated 15ma, is the interval between one musical note and another with one-quarter the wavelength or quadruple...
- The Fifteenth Amendment may refer to the: Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which guaranteed men the right to vote regardless of...
- The Fifteenth Amendment (Amendment XV) to the United States Constitution prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right...
- Phosphorus is a chemical element with the symbol P and atomic number 15. Elemental phosphorus exists in two major forms, white phosphorus and red phosphorus...
- The Fifteenth Finance Commission (XV-FC or 15-FC) is an Indian Finance Commission constituted in November 2017 and is to give recommendations for devolution...
- The Fifteenth United States Army was the last field army to see service in northwest Europe during World War II and was the final command of General George...
- Independence Day is annually celebrated on 15 August, as a national holiday in India commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom on...
- The 15th century was the century which spans the Julian years 1401 to 1500. In Europe, the 15th century is seen as the bridge between the Late Middle Ages...
- A fifteenth is a music interval of two octaves. Fifteenth or 15th may also refer to 15th in a sequence History Fifteenth (tax), medieval English tax Fifteenth...
- Press. p. 17. Ticknor, Curtis, George (1883). Life of James Buchanan, Fifteenth President of the United States. 1. New York, NY: Harper & Brothers. p...
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