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hundredthordinal number

uk   us   /ˈhʌn.drətθ/
100th written as a word: He is now ​ranked one hundredth in ​worldtennis. 1991 was the two hundredth ​anniversary of Mozart's ​death.

hundredthnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈhʌn.drətθ/
one of a hundred ​equalparts of something: She has ​knocked one/a hundredth of a second off the ​worldrecord.

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(Definition of hundredth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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 ​equalparts of something.
(Definition of hundredth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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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