3rd


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Adj.1.3rd - coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position3rd - coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
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In the Alexandrian Age these poems were arranged in chronological order, apparently by Zenodotus of Ephesus, at the beginning of the 3rd century B.
Kenyon, 1891, 3rd edition, 1892; Kaibel and Wilamowitz - Moel-lendorf,
1891, 3rd edition, 1898; Van Herwerden and Leeuwen (from Kenyon's text), 1891; Blass, 1892, 1895, 1898, 1903; J.
Politica: Susemihl, 1872; with German, 1878, 3rd edition, 1882; Susemihl and Hicks, 1894, etc.
In the evening we went on board, and early the next morning being the 3rd of April, 1625, we set sail.
The 3rd of July we were at the opening of the Straits of Magellan, level with Cape Vierges.
I have in my possession a paper, yellow with age, that was sent soon after the novel appeared, containing "The Pedigree of the Family of Appine," wherein it is said that "Alan 3rd Baron of Appine was not killed at Flowdoun, tho there, but lived to a great old age.
That morning, the 3rd of December, the travelers were awakened by a joyous but unexpected noise; it was the crowing of a cock which sounded through the car.
Noirtier, seating himself, "I might say the same thing to you, when you announce to me your wedding for the 28th of February, and on the 3rd of March you turn up here in Paris.
It must have been a little after three o'clock in the afternoon that it happened--the afternoon of June 3rd, 1916.
Ladies Exchange comp (Wallasey GC): 1st Pauline Pierce 32pts, 2nd Jenny Jones 32, 3rd Betty Thomas 31.
EAGLESCLIFFE GOLF CLUB Livingston Cup Final: 1st MV Williams 135, 2nd P Copley 139, 3rd T Smith 139.