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Third - Vunharhu

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Definition of third
- Third adj
- Coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position [syn: {3rd}, {tertiary}]
- Being one of three equal parts; "a third share of the money" [syn: {third(a)}] n
- One of three equal parts of a divisible whole; "it contains approximately a third of the minimum daily requirement" [syn: {one-third}, {tierce}]
- The fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near 3rd base; "he is playing third" [syn: {third base}]
- Following the second position in an ordering or series; "a distant third"; "he answered the first question willingly, the second reluctantly, and the third with resentment"
- The musical interval between one note and another three notes away from it; "a simple harmony written in major thirds"
- The third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle; "you shouldn't try to start in third gear" [syn: {third gear}]
- The base that must be touched third by a base runner in baseball; "he was cut down on a close play at third" [syn: {third base}] adv : in the third place; "third we must consider unemployment" [syn: {thirdly}]
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