Definition of fifth ordinal number from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



 ordinal number
ordinal number
BrE BrE//fɪfθ//
; NAmE NAmE//fɪfθ//
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 5th Today is the fifth (of May). the fifth century BC It's her fifth birthday. My office is on the fifth floor. It's the fifth time that I've been to America. Her mother had just given birth to another child, her fifth. the world’s fifth-largest oil exporter He finished fifth in the race. Edward V (= Edward the Fifth)
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