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"third" in British English

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thirdordinal number [S]

uk   /θɜːd/ us   /θɝːd/
A2 3rd written as a word: the third road on the right the third time "What's the date today?" "It's the third (of July)." She was/came third in the competition.

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thirdnoun

uk   /θɜːd/ us   /θɝːd/
  • third noun (QUALIFICATION)

also third-class degree [C] an undergraduate degree from a university in the UK and some other countries that is below a second-class degree
  • third noun (BASEBALL)

[C usually singular] informal →  third base
(Definition of third from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"third" in American English

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thirdadjective, adverb, noun [C]

us   /θɜrd/
(a person or thing) coming immediately after the second and before all others: My horse finished third in the race. [C] They were married on the third of November.
A third is one of three equal parts of something.
(Definition of third from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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