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- Definition of the adjective ordinal
- Definition of the noun ordinal
- Phrases with ordinal
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Definition of the adjective ordinal
What does ordinal mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective
- of or relating to a taxonomic order
- example: family and ordinal names of animals and plants
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
- being or denoting a numerical order in a series
- examples: ordinal numbers | held an ordinal rank of seventh
- antonym: cardinal
- similar: zero; zeroth; 1st / first; 2d / 2nd / second; 3rd / tertiary / third; 4th / fourth / quaternary; 5th / fifth; 6th / sixth; 7th / seventh; 8th / eighth; 9th / ninth; 10th / tenth; 11th / eleventh; 12th / twelfth; 13th / thirteenth; 14th / fourteenth; 15th / fifteenth; 16th / sixteenth; 17th / seventeenth; 18th / eighteenth; 19th / nineteenth; umpteenth / umptieth / umteenth; 20th / twentieth; 21st / twenty-first; 22nd / twenty-second; 23rd / twenty-third; 24th / twenty-fourth; 25th / twenty-fifth; 26th / twenty-sixth; 27th / twenty-seventh; 28th / twenty-eighth; 29th / twenty-ninth; 30th / thirtieth; 31st / thirty-first; 32nd / thirty-second; 33rd / thirty-third; 34th / thirty-fourth; 35th / thirty-fifth; 36th / thirty-sixth; 37th / thirty-seventh; 38th / thirty-eighth; 39th / thirty-ninth; 40th / fortieth; 41st / forty-first; 42nd / forty-second; 43rd / forty-third; 44th / forty-fourth; 45th / forty-fifth; 46th / forty-sixth; 47th / forty-seventh; 48th / forty-eighth; 49th / forty-ninth; 50th / fiftieth; 55th / fifty-fifth; 60th / sixtieth; 64th / sixty-fourth; 65th / sixty-fifth; 70th / seventieth; 75th / seventy-fifth; 80th / eightieth; 85th / eighty-fifth; 90th / ninetieth; 95th / ninety-fifth; 100th / centesimal / hundredth; 101st / hundred-and-first; 105th / hundred-and-fifth; 110th / hundred-and-tenth; 115th / hundred-and-fifteenth; 120th / hundred-and-twentieth; 125th / hundred-and-twenty-fifth; 130th / hundred-and-thirtieth; 135th / hundred-and-thirty-fifth; 140th / hundred-and-fortieth; 145th / hundred-and-forty-fifth; 150th / hundred-and-fiftieth; 155th / hundred-and-fifty-fifth; 160th / hundred-and-sixtieth; 165th / hundred-and-sixty-fifth; 170th / hundred-and-seventieth; 175th / hundred-and-seventy-fifth; 180th / hundred-and-eightieth; 190th / hundred-and-ninetieth; 200th / two-hundredth; 300th / three-hundredth; 400th / four-hundredth; 500th / five-hundredth; 1000th / thousandth; millionth; billionth; trillionth; quadrillionth; quintillionth; n-th / nth
Alternative definition of the adjective ordinal
adjective
Definition of the noun ordinal
What does ordinal mean as a name of something?
noun - plural:
- ordinal: ordinals
- Ordinal: Ordinals
- the number designating place in an ordered sequence
- lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
- synonyms of ordinal: no. / ordinal number
- more generic word: number = a concept of quantity involving zero and units
- more specific terms: number one / number 1 / first = the first element in a countable series
Alternative definition of the noun ordinal
noun
- An ordinal number such as first, second and third.
Phrases with ordinal
- Ordinal Rank
- Ordinal Scale
- ordinal number
- Ordinal-Number
- Ordinal Variable
- Ordinal Adjective
- Ordinal Direction
- Ordinal indicator
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for ordinal
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United Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
ORDINAL. result followed. But, in the mean time, 1808, Apr. 26, a new Order in Council was issued, limiting the blockade to France, Holland, a part of Germany, and n. Italy; and the order condemning vessels which had certificates of origin on ...
Badiou Dictionary (2015)
by Steven Corcoran
stable, transitive ordinal sets provides an account of the one and only operation on which set theory relies, namely belonging. Belonging can thus be understood as implying a relation of order. This should already clarify why, for Badiou, ...
International Encyclopedia of Political Science (2011)
by Bertrand Badie, Dirk Berg-Schlosser, Leonardo Morlino
nominal, ordinal, interval , and ratio. Nominal measures simply classify members based on particular attributes. These must be mutually exclusive and exhaustive. For example, gender is ...
Encyclopedia of Survey Research Methods (2008)
by Paul J. Lavrakas
Ordinal variables are variables for which the ...
Dictionary of Classical and Theoretical Mathematics (2001)
by Catherine Cavagnaro, William T. Haight, II
Compare with limit cardinal, successor ordinal. successor of a cardinal If K is a cardinal, the cardinal successor of K, denoted by K+, is the least cardinal that is greater than K . For example, 3+ = 4 and tfj = KI . Compare with successor of an ...
Companion Encyclopedia of the History and Philosophy of the Mathematical Sciences (2003)
by I. Grattan-Guinness
According to him, on the one hand, a form of the Burali-Forti paradox involved contradictory theorems by Cantor and Cesare Burali-Forti on the comparability of transfinite ordinal numbers. On the other hand, in the same paragraph (Russell ...
Encyclopedia of Biometrics (2009)
I - Z. by Stan Z. Li
The orthogonal line ordinal filter is defined as the comparison/difference of two orthogonal line-like palmprint image regions. For each local region, three oriented ordinal filters with 0, p=6 and p=3 are performed on it to obtain three bit ordinal ...
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- Ordinal Meaning
Video shows what ordinal means. Of a number, indicating position in a sequence.. Of or relating to the groupings called orders.. ordinal pronunciation. How to ...
- Ordinal indicator Meaning
Video shows what ordinal indicator means. A sign adjacent to a numeral denoting that it is an ordinal number, rather than a cardinal number.. Ordinal indicator ...
- 32 Aramaic Language Lessons and Grammar Course for the Palestinian Talmud Ordinal Fractional Nos
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Sign language
Ordinal Numbers (1st,2nd,3rd etc) in Irish Sign Language (ISL)
A short video lesson teaching ordinal numbers in Irish Sign Language (ISL) Delivered by a member of the DIT Sign Language Society Dublin Institute of ...
Scrabble value of O_{1}R_{1}D_{2}I_{1}N_{1}A_{1}L_{1}
The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ORDINAL
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