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.]
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antepenultimate

(ˌæntɪpɪˈnʌltɪmɪt)
adj
third from last
n
anything that is third from last
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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"
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Translations

antepenultimate

[ˈæntɪpɪˈnʌltɪmɪt] ADJantepenúltimo
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antepenultimate

adjvorvorletzte(r, s)
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References in periodicals archive ?
Antepenultimately stressed SFs: [[fe.(li.si).to] [right .sub.PWd] arrow] [[(li.co)].sub.PWd] [[i.(po.li).to] [right .sub.PWd] arrow] [[(po.lo)].sub.PWd] [[(me.li).[Delta]a] [right .sub.PWd] arrow] [[(me.la)] sub.PWd] (27) a.
Effect df Chi-square P Intercept 1 12.55 0.001 Synchrony treatment 1 9.32 0.023 Brood size 1 3.89 0.048 Hatching sequence([dagger]) 1 3.22 0.048 Synchrony X size 1 12.66 0.001 Synchrony X sequence 1 2.57 0.109 Size X sequence 1 5.75 0.017 Synchrony X size X sequence 1 3.15 0.076 Likelihood ratio 4 4.80 0.309 ([dagger]) First-hatched through antepenultimately hatched chicks are pooled as early-hatched, penultimate and last-hatched as late-hatched.