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Meaning of ORDINAL

 Pronunciation: 'ordnl WordNet Dictionary Definition: [n]  the number designating place in an ordered sequence [adj]  being or denoting a numerical order in a series; "ordinal numbers"; "held an ordinal rank of seventh" [adj]  of or relating to a taxonomic order; "family and ordinal names of animals and plants" ORDINAL is a 7 letter word that starts with O. Synonyms: Antonyms: cardinal See Also: Webster's 1913 Dictionary Definition: ```\Or"di*nal\, a. [L. ordinalis, fr. ordo, ordinis, order. See {Order}.] 1. Indicating order or succession; as, the ordinal numbers, first, second, third, etc. 2. Of or pertaining to an order. ``` ```\Or"di*nal\, n. 1. A word or number denoting order or succession. 2. (Ch. of Eng.) The book of forms for making, ordaining, and consecrating bishops, priests, and deacons. 3. (R. C. Ch.) A book containing the rubrics of the Mass. [Written also {ordinale}.] ``` Computing Dictionary Definition: Thesaurus Terms Related Terms: algebraic number, algorismic, algorithmic, aliquot, breviary, canon, cardinal, cardinal number, categorical, catenary, characteristic, church book, classificational, classificatory, complex number, consecutive, decimal, defective number, defining, denominative, differential, digital, distinctive, divisional, divisionary, euchologion, euchology, even, even number, exponential, farse, figural, figurate, figurative, finite, finite number, formulary, fraction, fractional, Gaussian integer, imaginary, imaginary number, impair, impossible, infinite, infinity, integer, integral, irrational, irrational number, lectionary, lineal, linear, litany, logarithmic, logometric, machzor, manual, missal, mixed number, negative, numeral, numerary, numerative, numeric, odd, pair, particular, peculiar, polygonal number, pontifical, positive, possible, prayer book, prime, prime number, progressive, pure imaginary, radical, rational, rational number, real, real number, reciprocal, rectangular number, ritual, rituale, round number, rubric, Sefer Torah, sequent, sequential, serial, serial number, seriate, service book, siddur, special, specific, subdivisional, submultiple, successional, successive, surd, taxonomic, Torah, Torah scroll, transcendental, transcendental number, transfinite number, typal, typical, Virginal, whole number