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Definition of the adjective 23rd
What does 23rd mean as an attribute of a noun?
- coming next after the twenty-second in position
- examples: I'll come on May 23rd. | I will arrive on 23rd of May. | November 23rd is Labor Thanksgiving Day, which was established as a national holiday to stress the importance of labor in people's minds. | Centuries ago, there were merely 200 countries in the world; today in the 23rd century, there are over 1000. | By the 23rd century, the Transplantation Theory, which postulated that alien genes were combined with human genes during prehistory, ameliorated the already established Evolution Theory of humanity. | By the 23rd century, human clones with genetic modifications, such as a different hair colour, became more common. | Cleaning up radiation, in soil, air, and water, became possible in the 23rd century.
- synonym of 23rd: twenty-third
- similar: ordinal
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