# seventeen

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## sev·en·teen

(sĕv′ən-tēn′)
n.
1. The cardinal number equal to 16 + 1.
2. The 17th in a set or sequence.

[Middle English seventene, from Old English seofontīne; see septm̥ in Indo-European roots.]

## seventeen

(ˈsɛvənˈtiːn)
n
1. (Mathematics) the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and seven and is a prime number. See also number1
2. (Mathematics) a numeral, 17, XVII, etc, representing this number
3. (Mathematics) the amount or quantity that is seven more than ten
4. something represented by, representing, or consisting of 17 units
determiner
a. amounting to seventeen: seventeen attempts.
b. (as pronoun): seventeen were sold.
[Old English seofontīene]

## sev•en•teen

(ˈsɛv ənˈtin)

n.
1. a cardinal number, 10 plus 7.
2. a symbol for this number, as 17 or XVII.
3. a set of this many persons or things.
4. amounting to 17 in number.
[before 900; Middle English seventene, Old English seofontēne. See seven, -teen]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
 Noun 1 seventeen - the cardinal number that is the sum of sixteen and onelarge integer - an integer equal to or greater than ten Adj. 1 seventeen - being one more than sixteen    cardinal - being or denoting a numerical quantity but not order; "cardinal numbers"
Translations
الرَّقم 17السّابِع عَشَرسَبْعَةَ عَشَرَعُمْر السّابِعَة عَشْرَهعُمْرُه 17 سنَه
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seitsemäntoista
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sautjánsautján ára

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## seventeen

[ˈsevnˈtiːn]
B. Ndiecisiete m
see five for usage

## seventeen

[ˌsɛvənˈtiːn] numdix-sept
He's seventeen → Il a dix-sept ans.

## seventeen

adjsiebzehn; 17-inch monitor (Comput) → 17-Zoll-Monitor m
nSiebzehn f ? also sixteen

## seventeen

[ˌsɛvnˈtiːn] adj & ndiciassette (m) inv
for usage see five

## seventeen

(sevnˈtiːn) noun
1. the number or figure 17.
2. the age of 17.
1. 17 in number.
2. aged 17.
seventeen-
having seventeen. a seventeen-page report.
ˌsevenˈteenth noun
1. one of seventeen equal parts.
2. (also adjective) (the) last of seventeen (people, things etc); (the) next after the sixteenth.
ˌsevenˈteen-year-old noun
a person or animal that is seventeen years old.
(of a person, animal or thing) that is seventeen years old.

## seventeen

sedmnáct sytten seitsemäntoista sedamnaest 十七 17 sjutton สิบเจ็ด mười bảy
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Now, you see, if I move the magnet to Aunt Clara's, the lads will go there as sure as iron to steel, and Charlie will be so happy at home he won't care for these mischievous mates of his I hope," added the Doctor, well knowing how hard it was to wean a seventeen-year-old boy from his first taste of what is called "seeing life," which, alas
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Lascarso's writing is enthralling and stays true to the inner workings of a seventeen-year-old mind.
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