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Menotay is the word used to describe any number between 17 and 18. You would count like this:

fifteen, sixteen, seventeen, menotay, eighteen, and so on...
When the draft was brought up during the war Bob Hickle realized he didn't have to go. He was only menotay.
by Sean Cannon November 11, 2003