**Six"teen`** (?), a. [AS. *sixtne*, *sixtne*. See Six, and Ten, and cf. Sixty.] Six and ten; consisting of six and ten; fifteen and one more.

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**Six"teen`**, n.

**1.**

The number greater by a unit than fifteen; the sum of ten and six; sixteen units or objects.

**2.**

A symbol representing sixteen units, as 16, or xvi.

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