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English definition of “thirdly”

thirdly

adverb     /ˈθɜːdli/
used in order to introduce the third thing in a list: There are three factors to take into account: firstly cost, secondly time, and thirdly staff.Order and sequenceSimultaneous and consecutive
(Definition of thirdly adverb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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