• (British, America) IPA: /ˈsɪks.tiːn/
    (British, America) IPA: /ˌsɪksˈtiːn/
  1. The cardinal number occurring after fifteen and before seventeen, represented in Arabic numerals as 16 and in Roman numerals as XVI.
    • 1912 January, Zane Grey, chapter 8, in Riders of the Purple Sage: A Novel, New York, N.Y.; London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, OCLC 6868219 ↗:
      Venters began to count them—one—two—three—four—on up to sixteen.
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