19th


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Adj.1.19th - coming next after the eighteenth in position19th - coming next after the eighteenth in position
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
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Notwithstanding the importance of the challenge, on the 19th of May he received a sealed packet containing the following superbly laconic reply:
On the next day, the 19th of December, the masts, rafts, and spars were burned; the crew worked lustily, keeping up the fires.
At length, on the 19th of September, he reached the upper waters of Salmon River.
The three travellers got themselves to rights on board during the working-hours of February 19th.
At last, on the 19th of August, about two o'clock in the afternoon, the temptation grew so strong, that Mynheer Isaac was no longer able to resist it.
The next morning, the 19th of February, I saw the Canadian enter my room.
Five o'clock had hardly struck on the morning of the 19th of January, when Bessie brought a candle into my closet and found me already up and nearly dressed.
We then set sail, and had a good voyage till we passed the Straits of Madagascar; but having got northward of that island, and to about five degrees south latitude, the winds, which in those seas are observed to blow a constant equal gale between the north and west, from the beginning of December to the beginning of May, on the 19th of April began to blow with much greater violence, and more westerly than usual, continuing so for twenty days together: during which time, we were driven a little to the east of the Molucca Islands, and about three degrees northward of the line, as our captain found by an observation he took the 2nd of May, at which time the wind ceased, and it was a perfect calm, whereat I was not a little rejoiced.
At Monte Video, from which we had just before sailed, in the twenty-three days included between the 26th of July and the 19th of August, the mean temperature from 276 observations was 58.
A major reason for the end of the 19th century female medical institutions, and the resultant drop in women physicians, was the growth of scientific medicine.
The presentation will be webcast live starting at 8:30 AM Eastern Time on Wednesday, March 19th from the Loews Miami Beach Hotel.
last quarter 19th century, the beaded panels with geometric and cross devices, red cloth detail and three brass bells, lg.