nineteen

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nineteen

1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and nine and is a prime number
2. a numeral, 19, XIX, etc., representing this number
3. something represented by, representing, or consisting of 19 units
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But one cannot forget also that Lamb was early an enthusiastic admirer of Wordsworth: of Wordsworth, the first characteristic power of the nineteenth century, his essay on whom, in the Quarterly Review, Mr.
This obscure reference applies to a blind negro musician who took the world by storm in the latter half of the nineteenth century of the Christian Era.
Don't I live in the latter part of the nineteenth century?
Perhaps I may venture to add that personally I find it advisable to pass hastily over the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and so gain as much time as possible for the nineteenth.
We boast that we belong to the Nineteenth Century and are making the most rapid strides of any nation.
I tried to screen the girl by answering that I thought she was out of health; and it ended in the doctor being sent for, as already mentioned, on the nineteenth.
Of March,' said the clerk, bending forward, 'the nineteenth of March; that's very strange.