eighth /ˈetθ, ˈeθ/
1. The quotient of a unit divided by eight; one of eight equal parts; an eighth part.
2. Mus. The interval of an octave.
1. Next in order after the seventh.
2. Consisting of one of eight equal divisions of a thing.
Eighth note Mus., the eighth part of a whole note, or semibreve; a quaver.
adj : coming next after the seventh and just before the ninth in
position [syn: 8th]
n 1: position eight in a countable series of things
2: an eighth part [syn: one-eighth]