ninetieth ninetieth  /ˈnaɪn ti ɪθ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) position 90 in a countable series of things
  2. (adj) the ordinal number of ninety in counting order

Usage(s):

  1. Not soon, as late as the approach of my ninetieth year, I felt a door opening in me and I entered the clarity of early morning.
  2. After the carriage has made each round trip over the grating, a screw nudges it forward one ninetieth of a hairbreadth.

News

  • MyDiabetesLifestyle Introduces a Breakthrough Diabetes Management Program

    A Connecticut physician, herself a type 2 diabetes patient, shows that a healthy diet and timely exercise are the keys to managing diabetes. According to Elsamma Chacko, PhD, MD, only those physical activities performed within the 1-hour period between the thirtieth minute and the ninetieth minute post-meal are, generally speaking, timely. (PRWeb August 27, 2013) Read the full story at http ...
    on August 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  • "In recognition of his ninetieth birthday this summer, Nelson Mandela is again honored as one of the world's strongest voices for human dignity and courage in the face of oppression. Today the United States moved closer at last to removing the great...
    on Jun 27, 2008 By: John Kerry Source: Raw Story

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