28th


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Adj.1.28th - coming next after the twenty-seventh in position28th - coming next after the twenty-seventh in position
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
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Now, by good fortune, certain frontiers of the United States extend downward as far as the 28th parallel of the north latitude.
The 28th parallel, on reaching the American coast, traverses the peninsula of Florida, dividing it into two nearly equal portions.
Eliot, in company with three others, whose names are not mentioned, having implored the divine blessing on the undertaking, made his first visit to the Indians on the 28th of October, 1646 at a place afterwards called Nonantum; a spot that has the honor of being the first on which a civilized and Christian settlement of Indians was effected within the English colonies of North America.
According to the advice forwarded from the members of the Observatory, the gun destined to launch the projectile had to be fixed in a country situated between the 0 and 28th degrees of north or south latitude, in order to aim at the moon when at the zenith; and its initiatory velocity was fixed at twelve thousand yards to the second.
In 1791, the French Government, justly uneasy as to the fate of these two sloops, manned two large merchantmen, the Recherche and the Esperance, which left Brest the 28th of September under the command of Bruni d'Entrecasteaux.
On the 28th of last September a robbery of fifty-five thousand pounds was committed at the Bank of England by a person whose description was fortunately secured.
The party had scarcely encamped on the afternoon of the 28th, when two of the hunters who had sallied forth in quest of game came galloping back in great alarm.
Rushworth's day of good looks will come; we have cards for her first party on the 28th.
IT was on the 28th of February that the Tonquin set sail from the Sandwich Islands.
At length he entered Tangiers, and on the 28th of September sailed for Toulon.
The 28th international conference of the High Council for Islamic Affairs, titled 'terrorism making and its risks and the inevitability of confrontation and its mechanism' -- Photo by:Mohamed al-Housary/Egypt Today CAIRO -- 26 February 2018: All kinds of religious-based organizations and groups are posing a threat to religions and countries, Minister of Endowments (Awqaf) Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa said Monday February 26.
Limited Tenders are invited for Arm of non-residential building for civil work for the year 2017-18 at 28th bn itbp