twenty-fifth

/twen"tee fifth", twun"-/, adj.
1. next after the twenty-fourth; being the ordinal number for 25.
2. being one of 25 equal parts.
n.
3. a twenty-fifth part, esp. of one (1/25).
4. the twenty-fifth member of a series.

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