eighth


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Eighth \Eighth\, n.
   1. The quotient of a unit divided by eight; one of eight
      equal parts; an eighth part.
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   2. (Mus.) The interval of an octave.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Eighth \Eighth\ ([=a]tth), a. [AS. eahto[eth]a.]
   1. Next in order after the seventh.
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   2. Consisting of one of eight equal divisions of a thing.
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   Eighth note (Mus.), the eighth part of a whole note, or
      semibreve; a quaver.
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