[ adjective ] being one more than fourteen
Used in print("Editorials"...)
Nearly 18 per_cent of West_Berlin 's 2200000 residents are sixty-five or older , only 12.8 per_cent are under fifteen .(LeRoy Fothergill, "Biological Warfare", in Peter...)
The biological and physical_properties of infectious particles have been studied intensively during the past fifteen years .(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)
A message of less_than fifteen words to Bennington cost twenty-five cents .
New_Yorkers were kept informed of scores by reporters who telegraphed fifteen to twenty thousand words daily to the metropolitan newspapers .(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)
It was thickly_settled by fifteen thousand citizens and laid_out into pig infested streets , mostly around the Battery , going bravely north to Wall_Street , but giving_up and becoming fields and farms in the region of Harlem_Heights .