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English definition of “rank”

rank

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ræŋk/
to have a position in a list that shows things or people in order of importance, or to give someone or something a position on such a list: He ranked number one in the world at the start of the competition. The city's canals now rank among the world's dirtiest.Classifying and creating order
(Definition of rank verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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