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ordinal number

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌɔːdɪnəlˈnʌmbər/ ( also ordinal)
a number such as 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc that shows the order of things in a listNumbers generally
Translations of “ordinal number”
in Russian порядковое числительное…
in Turkish sıra sayısı…
in Polish liczba porządkowa…
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