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hundredthordinal number

uk   /ˈhʌn.drətθ/  us   /ˈhʌn.drətθ/

hundredthnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhʌn.drətθ/  us   /ˈhʌn.drətθ/
one of a hundred equal parts of something: She has knocked one/a hundredth of a second off the world record.

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hundredthadjective, adverb, noun [C]

 us   /ˈhʌn·drətθ/
(in the position of) the number 100 in a series; 100th: She reached her hundredth birthday.
A hundredth is one of a hundred equal parts of something.
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Translations of “hundredth”
in Arabic المائة…
in Korean 백번째…
in Portuguese centésimo…
in Catalan centèsim, centèsima part…
in Japanese 100分の1…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第一百(个)…
in Turkish yüzüncü…
in Russian сотый…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第一百(個)…
in Italian centesimo…
in Polish setny…
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“hundredth” in British English

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