twenty-seventh

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Adj.1.twenty-seventh - coming next after the twenty-sixth in positiontwenty-seventh - coming next after the twenty-sixth in position
ordinal - being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh"
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On the twenty-seventh of June last, I received instructions from Sergeant Cuff to follow three men; suspected of murder, and described as Indians.
During the early fall of her twenty-seventh year a passionate restlessness took possession of Alice.
That building committee held twenty-seven meetings, and at the end of the twenty-seventh weren't no nearer having a church than when they begun--not so near, for a fact, for in one fit of hurrying things along they'd gone to work and tore the old church down, so there we were, without a church, and no place but the hall to worship in.