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thou·sandth

 (thou′zəndth, -zənth)
n.
1. The ordinal number matching the number 1,000 in a series.
2. One of 1,000 equal parts.

thou′sandth adv. & adj.

thousandth

(ˈθaʊzənθ)
adj
(Mathematics) (usually prenominal)
a. being the ordinal number of 1000 in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc
b. (as noun): the thousandth in succession.
n
1. (Mathematics)
a. one of 1000 approximately equal parts of something
b. (as modifier): a thousandth part.
2. one of 1000 equal divisions of a particular scientific quantity: millivolt.
3. (Mathematics) the fraction equal to one divided by 1000 ()

thou•sandth

(ˈθaʊ zəndθ, -zəntθ, -zənθ)

adj.
1. last in order of a series of a thousand.
2. being one of a thousand equal parts.
n.
3. a thousandth part, esp. of one (1/1000).
4. the thousandth member of a series.
5. Also called thou′sandth's place`. (in decimal notation) the position of the third digit to the right of the decimal point.
[1545–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.thousandth - position 1,000 in a countable series of things
rank - relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"
2.thousandth - one part in a thousand equal parts
common fraction, simple fraction - the quotient of two integers
Adj.1.thousandth - the ordinal number of one thousand in counting order
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
Translations
الأَلْفالألْفجُزْءٌ مِنْ أَلْفجُزْء من ألْف
1000a1000èmil·lèsimmil·lèsimamilè
tisícítisícina
tusindetusindedel
tuhannestuhannesosa
tisućinkatisuću
ezred részeezredik
òúsundasti
千番目千番目の
1000분의 1천 번째의
tisícitisícina
tisočitisočinka
tusendetusendel
ที่หนึ่งพันหนึ่งในพันส่วน
bininci1/10001000.incibinde biri
một phần nghìnthứ một nghìn

thousandth

[ˈθaʊzəntθ]
A. ADJmilésimo
B. N (in classification) → número mil m; (= fraction) → milésimo m

thousandth

[ˈθaʊzənθ]
adjmillième
n (= fraction) → millième m
a thousandth of a ... → un millième de ...

thousandth

adj (in series) → tausendste(r, s); a or one thousandth partein Tausendstel nt
n (in series) → Tausendste(r, s); (= fraction)Tausendstel nt ? also sixth

thousandth

[ˈθaʊzndθ]
1. adjmillesimo/a
2. n (in classification) → millesimo/a; (fraction) → millesimo

thousand

(ˈθauzənd) plurals ˈthousand ~ˈthousands noun
1. the number 1,000. one thousand; two thousand; several thousand.
2. the figure 1,000.
3. a thousand pounds or dollars. This cost us several thousand(s).
adjective
1,000 in number. a few thousand people; I have a couple of thousand pounds.
thousand-
having a thousand (of something). a thousand-mile journey.
ˈthousandth noun
1. one of a thousand equal parts.
2. (also adjective) the last of a thousand (people, things etc) or (the person, thing etc) in an equivalent position.
thousands of
1. several thousand. He's got thousands of pounds in the bank.
2. lots of. I've read thousands of books.

thousandth

الأَلْف, جُزْءٌ مِنْ أَلْف tisící, tisícina tusinde, tusindedel tausendster χιλιοστό, χιλιοστός milésimo tuhannes, tuhannesosa millième tisućinka, tisuću millesimo 千番目, 千番目の 1000분의 1, 천 번째의 duizendste tusende, tusendel tysięczna, tysięczny milésimo тысячная, тысячный tusende, tusendel ที่หนึ่งพัน, หนึ่งในพันส่วน bininci một phần nghìn, thứ một nghìn 千分之一, 第一千
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But go on, I have tried MY best to save you from beggaring yourself by your riotous charities--now for the thousandth time I wash my hands of the consequences.
Furthermore, they will have learned for the thousandth time to have confidence in Ward Valley.
There are no reproaches I could heap upon your head which would carry with them one thousandth part of the grovelling shame that this assurance will awaken even in your breast.
Maston abusing the learned Belfast as usual, who was by his side; the secretary of the Gun Club maintaining for the thousandth time that he had just seen the projectile, and adding that he could see Michel Ardan's face looking through one of the scuttles, at the same time enforcing his argument by a series of gestures which his formidable hook rendered very unpleasant.
As the housekeeper moved away he put, for the thousandth time, the question that he carried at the end of his tongue.
She wondered, for the thousandth time, what a windlute was; yet much of beauty, much of beyondness, she sensed of this dimly remembered beautiful mother of hers.
On feast-days he entertained as many as three hundred guests, and they numbered seven hundred on the thousandth anniversary of the foundation of the Russian Empire.