Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
[fif-teen] /ˈfɪfˈtin/ noun 1. a cardinal number, ten plus five. 2. a symbol for this number, as 15 or XV. 3. a set of this many persons or things. adjective 4. amounting to 15 in number. /ˈfɪfˈtiːn/ noun 1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and five 2. a numeral, 15, XV, […]
- Fifteen minutes of fame
phrase a commentary on the amount of time anyone is really in the spotlight Word Origin from Andy Warhol’s “In the future everybody will be world famous for fifteen minutes.”
[fif-teenth] /ˈfɪfˈtinθ/ adjective 1. next after the fourteenth; being the ordinal number for 15. 2. being one of 15 equal parts. noun 3. a fifteenth part, especially of one (1/15). 4. the fifteenth member of a series. 5. Music. the interval of two octaves. /ˈfɪfˈtiːnθ/ adjective 1. noun 2. 3. the fraction equal to one […]
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1870, prohibiting the restriction of voting rights “on account of race, color, or previous condition of servitude.”.