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Third meaning

third - 8 dictionary results

  1. 1. Constituting or being one of three equal parts into which anything is divided; as, the third part of a day.
  2. 2. The quotient of a unit divided by three; one of three equal parts into which anything is divided.
  3. 3. The sixtieth part of a second of time.
  4. 4. The third tone of the scale; the mediant.
  5. 5. The third part of the estate of a deceased husband, which, by some local laws, the widow is entitled to enjoy during her life.
  6. 6. Next after the second; coming after two others; - the ordinal of three; as, the third hour in the day.
  7. 7. Next after the second.
  8. 8. One of three parts; an interval of three, or of four, semitones in music.

third - examples of usage

  1. I suppose we receive about one- third of our cure from them. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  2. As a general rule, the fishermen get one- third of the selling price of the fish. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
  3. I cannot be sure where the third one lived; but the fact I have stated is one which is well known in the district. - "Second Shetland Truck System Report", William Guthrie.
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