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hun·dredth

 (hŭn′drĭdth)
n.
1. The ordinal number matching the number 100 in a series.
2. One of 100 equal parts.

hun′dredth adj.

hundredth

(ˈhʌndrədθ)
adj
(Mathematics) (usually prenominal)
a. being the ordinal number of 100 in numbering or counting order, position, time, etc
b. (as noun): the hundredth in line.
n
1. (Mathematics)
a. one of 100 approximately equal parts of something
b. (as modifier): a hundredth part.
2. (General Physics) one of 100 equal divisions of a particular scientific quantity: centimetre.
3. (Mathematics) the fraction equal to one divided by 100 ()

hun•dredth

(ˈhʌn drɪdθ, -drɪtθ)

adj.
1. next after the ninety-ninth; being the ordinal number for 100.
2. being one of 100 equal parts.
n.
3. a hundredth part, esp. of one (1/100).
4. the hundredth member of a series.
5. Also called hun′dredth's place`. (in decimal notation) the position of the second digit to the right of the decimal point.
[1250–1300]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hundredth - position 100 in a countable series of things
rank - relative status; "his salary was determined by his rank and seniority"
2.hundredth - one part in a hundred equal parts
common fraction, simple fraction - the quotient of two integers
Adj.1.hundredth - the ordinal number of one hundred in counting orderhundredth - the ordinal number of one hundred in counting order
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"

hundredth

noun
Related words
prefix cent-, centi-
Translations
المائهجُزْء من مئه
setinastý
hundrededelhundredende
századikszázadrész
hundraîastihundraîasti hlutur
stotina
stotistotina
1/100100.üncüyüzde biryüzüncü

hundredth

[ˈhʌndrɪdθ]
A. ADJcentésimo
B. Ncentésimo m, centésima parte f

hundredth

[ˈhʌndrədθ]
adjcentième
n (= fraction) → centième m
a hundredth of a ... → un centième de ...

hundredth

adj (in series) → hundertste(r, s); (of fraction)hundertstel
nHundertste(r, s) decl as adj; (= fraction)Hundertstel nt ? also sixth

hundredth

[ˈhʌndrɪdθ]
1. adjcentesimo/a
2. n (in series) → centesimo/a; (fraction) → centesimo

hundred

(ˈhandrəd) noun
1. (plural ˈhundred) the number 100. Ten times ten is a hundred; more than one/a hundred; There must be at least six hundred of them here.
2. the figure 100.
3. the age of 100. She's over a hundred; a man of a hundred.
4. (plural ˈhundred) a hundred pounds or dollars. I lost several hundred at the casino last night.
adjective
1. 100 in number. six hundred people; a few hundred pounds.
2. aged 100. He is a hundred today.
ˈhundred-
a hundred-dollar bill.
ˈhundredfold adjective, adverb
one hundred times as much or as great. Production has increased a hundredfold.
ˈhundredth noun
1. one of a hundred equal parts.
2. (also adjective) (the) last of a hundred (people, things etc) or (the person, thing etc) in an equivalent position.
ˈhundreds of
1. several hundred. He has hundreds of pounds in the bank.
2. very many. I've got hundreds of things to do.
References in classic literature ?
The highest number to which, according to the best computation, a standing army can be carried in any country, does not exceed one hundredth part of the whole number of souls; or one twenty-fifth part of the number able to bear arms.
It is now that part of New York known as Bloomingdale, on the west side, between about Seventieth and One Hundredth Streets.
You don't think about one one hundredth of a second your entire life until you need to make a junior-national cut.