next-to-last


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Adj.1.next-to-last - next to the last; "the author inadvertently reveals the murderer in the penultimate chapter"; "the figures in the next-to-last column"
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"
2.next-to-last - used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college; "the junior class"; "a third-year student"
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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The vote came on the next-to-last day of the General Assembly's spring session and finalized a Pritzker campaign centerpiece.
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Prior fans will find this a smooth addition and what promises to be the next-to-last novel in the series, and once again Rachel is investigating something supernaturally wrong in the world--something that seems rooted in her ley line.
Having started out in Perth, Australia on March 2, the iconic musician will be making his next-to-last singing stopover in the UAE before finishing his concert journey in New Orleans on July 4.
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"Victory goes to the player who makes the next-to-last mistake!"
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The Czech Republic and Poland were the last and next-to-last EU states, respectively, to approve the Lisbon Treaty.