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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Position 20 in a countable series of things adj. - Coming next after the nineteenth in position.

Usage examples (34)
  • For even in this odd and musty world of phantoms which we call the twentieth century, there are times when a man finds himself in a certain place at
  • Such trends are clearly seen in twentieth-century Mexico.
  • Showing on only 8 screens it entered the chart in twentieth place.
  • Short stories mostly set in twentieth-century Mississippi but some also in Rome. for more
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