[sev-uh n-teen-yeer] /ˈsɛv ənˈtinˌyɪər/
a cicada, Magicicada septendecim, of the eastern U.S., having nymphs that live in the soil, usually emerging in great numbers after 17 years in the North or 13 years in the South.
an E North American cicada, Magicicada septendecim, appearing in great numbers at infrequent intervals because its nymphs take 13 or 17 years to mature Also called periodical cicada
adjective 1. next after the sixth; being the ordinal number for seven. 2. being one of seven equal parts. noun 3. a seventh part, especially of one (1/7). 4. the seventh member of a series. 5. Music. a tone on the seventh degree from a given tone (counted as the first). the interval between such […]
noun 1. an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1791 as part of the Bill of Rights, guaranteeing trial by jury.
noun 1. an avenue in the borough of Manhattan, in New York City. 2. the garment industry of New York City. See also Garment District. Seventh Avenue
noun, Music. 1. a chord formed by the superposition of three thirds. seventh chord noun 1. (music) a chord consisting of a triad with a seventh added above the root See dominant seventh chord, diminished seventh chord, major seventh chord, minor seventh chord