antepenultimate

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an·te·pe·nul·ti·mate

 (ăn′tē-pĭ-nŭl′tə-mĭt)
adj.
Coming before the next to the last in a series.
n.
An antepenult.

[From Late Latin antepaenultimus : Latin ante-, ante- + Latin paenultimus, next to last; see penult.]

antepenultimate

(ˌæntɪpɪˈnʌltɪmɪt)
adj
third from last
n
anything that is third from last
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antepenultimate - the 3rd syllable of a word counting back from the endantepenultimate - the 3rd syllable of a word counting back from the end
syllable - a unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme; "the word `pocket' has two syllables"
Adj.1.antepenultimate - third from lastantepenultimate - third from last      
intermediate - lying between two extremes in time or space or state; "going from sitting to standing without intermediate pushes with the hands"; "intermediate stages in a process"; "intermediate stops on the route"; "an intermediate range plane"
Translations

antepenultimate

[ˈæntɪpɪˈnʌltɪmɪt] ADJantepenúltimo

antepenultimate

adjvorvorletzte(r, s)
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dagger]) First-hatched through antepenultimately hatched chicks are pooled as early-hatched, penultimate and last-hatched as late-hatched.