Pronunciation: (sev'un-tē-nīnth'), [key]
1. next after the seventy-eighth; being the ordinal number for 79.
2. being one of 79 equal parts.
1. a seventy-ninth part, esp. of one (1/79).
2. the seventy-ninth member of a series.
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