eighth

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English numbers (edit)
80
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    Cardinal: eight
    Ordinal: eighth
    Multiplier: octuple

Etymology[edit]

From Old English eahtoþa, from Proto-Germanic *ahtudô.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

eighth

  1. The ordinal form of the number eight.

Synonyms[edit]

  • 8th, 8th; (in names of monarchs and popes) VIII

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Noun[edit]

eighth (plural eighths)

  1. The person or thing in the eighth position.
  2. One of eight equal parts of a whole.
  3. (slang) An eighth of an ounce, or approximately 3.5 grams, of marijuana or other drugs.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (person or thing in the eighth position): eighth one
  • (One of eight equal parts): , henry (for an eighth of an ounce of marijuana in the UK)

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • (One of eight equal parts): epogoon (a number greater by a ratio of 1⅛)

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