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third
θɜrd
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position.
(名) As a noun
  1. The fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near the third of the bases in the infield (counting counterclockwise from home plate).
  2. The base that must be touched third by a base runner in baseball.
  3. The third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle.
  4. The musical interval between one note and another three notes away from it.
  5. One of three equal parts of a divisible whole.
  6. Following the second position in an ordering or series.
(副) As an adverb
  1. Third.
Hyphenationthird
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun, (副) adverb
Matching Results
第三dìsānthird; number three
三度sāndùthird (musical interval)
三音sānyīnthird (musical interval, e.g. do-mi)
三音度sānyīn dùthird (musical interval)
三则sānzéthird
第三次dìsān cìthird; third time
三次sāncìthird; three times; (math.) degree three, cubic (equation)
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