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## ordinal number

n
1    a number denoting relative position in a sequence, such as first, second, third,   (Sometimes shortened to)    ordinal
2      (Logic, maths)   a measure of not only the size of a set but also the order of its elements,   (Compare)        cardinal number
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ordinal
1    denoting a certain position in a sequence of numbers
2    of, relating to, or characteristic of an order in biological classification
n
3       short for       ordinal number
4    a book containing the forms of services for the ordination of ministers
5      (R.C. Church)   a service book
(C14 (in the sense: orderly): from Late Latin ordinalis denoting order or place in a series, from Latin ordo order)

ordinal number
n
1    a number denoting relative position in a sequence, such as first, second, third,   (Sometimes shortened to)    ordinal
2      (Logic, maths)   a measure of not only the size of a set but also the order of its elements,   (Compare)        cardinal number
ordinal scale
n     (Statistics)   a scale on which data is shown simply in order of magnitude since there is no standard of measurement of differences: for instance, a squash ladder is an ordinal scale since one can say only that one person is better than another, but not by how much
Compare       interval scale       ratio scale       nominal scale

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 n. the greater number or part of something "the majority of" can only refer to a number of things or people. When talking about an amount, "most of" should be used. Ex.: Most of (not the majority of) the harvest was saved. adj. That contains a node or nodes. Also as the second element in compounds: that contains or has a specified number of nodes. [US] es genial n. watch a great number of episodes from the same television series in a row portmanteau word: binge (excessive consumption of something) + watching n. a book that gives lists of facts, for example people's names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or the names and addresses of business companies, usually arranged in alphabetical order.