ninth cranial nerve n.
See glossopharyngeal nerve.
- Ninth degree
noun the ninth generation or ninth in descent; by extension, maximum degree, greatest extent
noun, Judaism. 1. .
- Ninth symphony
One of the great achievements of European music, it was Ludwig van Beethoven’s last symphony; known also as the “Choral” Symphony. Its finale is a musical setting of Friedrich von Schiller’s “Ode to Joy,” a hymn to the unity and freedom of humanity.
[ni-noo r-tah] /nɪˈnʊər tɑ/ noun 1. a Sumerian and Babylonian hero god.