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Third

Spanish
English

third
ADJ

third
ADJ

third
N

tercera parte
NF
third
N

tercero
NM
third
N

tercio
NM
third
N

third
N

NM
third
N


país tercermundista
NM
third-world country
N


tercer turno
N
third shift
N

tercera
NF
third person
N

tercero
NM
Tercera persona, Derecho
third party
N

tercero
NM
third person
N

tercer mundo
third world

tercera velocidad
third gear


hacerle a alguien una inquisición
to give someone the third degree
V

to do a third time
V

every third
Day, month, etc.

el tercero más pequeño
the third smallest

La tercera ciudad más grande del país.
The third largest city in the country.

un tercio
a third

3°
ADJ
tercero
ADJ
third

en tercer lugar
ADV


thirdhand
ADJ

tercera
thirdly

tercios

dos tercios
two thirds

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English Definitions

third
N
one of three equal parts of a divisible whole
third
N
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)
third
N
following the second position in an ordering or series
third
N
the musical interval between one note and another three notes away from it
third
N
the third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle
third
N
the base that must be touched third by a base runner in baseball
third
coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position
third
in the third place
N
English physicist who studied the density of gases and discovered argon; made important contributions to acoustic theory (1842-1919)
third base
N
the base that must be touched third by a base runner in baseball
third base
N
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)
third baseman
N
(baseball) the person who plays third base
N
battle in World War I (1917); an Allied offensive which eventually failed because tanks bogged down in the waterlogged soil of Flanders; Germans introduced mustard gas which interfered with the Allied artillery
third class
N
mail consisting of printed matter qualifying for reduced postal rates
third class
N
inexpensive accommodations on a ship or train
N
the sixth ecumenical council in 680-681 which condemned Monothelitism by defining two wills in Christ, divine and human
N
supplies extrinsic muscles of the eye
Third Crusade
N
a Crusade from 1189 to 1192 led by Richard I and the king of France that failed because an army torn by dissensions and fighting on foreign soil could not succeed against forces united by religious zeal
third deck
N
the deck below the main deck
third degree
N
interrogation often accompanied by torture to extort information or a confession
third dimension
N
the dimension whereby a solid object differs from a two-dimensional drawing of it
Third Epistel of John
N
the third New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
third estate
N
the common people
third eye
N
a sensory structure capable of light reception located on the dorsal side of the diencephalon in various reptiles
third eyelid
N
a protective fold of skin in the eyes of reptiles and birds and some mammals
third gear
N
the third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle
third house
N
a group of people who try actively to influence legislation
Third Lateran Council
N
the Lateran Council in 1179 that condemned the heresies of the Albigenses and the Waldenses
third law of motion
N
action and reaction are equal and opposite
third law of thermodynamics
N
law stating that the entropy of a substance approaches zero as its temperature approaches absolute zero
third party
N
someone other than the principals who are involved in a transaction
third party
N
a political party organized in opposition to the major parties in a two-party system
third person
N
pronouns and verbs that are used to refer to something other than the speaker or addressee of the language in which they occur
third power
N
the product of three equal terms
third rail
N
a rail through which electric current is supplied to an electric locomotive
Third Reich
N
the Nazi dictatorship under Hitler (1933-1945)
third sacker
N
(baseball) the person who plays third base
third stomach
N
the third compartment of the stomach of a ruminant
third tonsil
N
a collection of lymphatic tissue in the throat behind the uvula (on the posterior wall and roof of the nasopharynx)
third trimester
N
time period extending from the 28th week of gestation until delivery
third ventricle
N
a narrow ventricle in the midplane below the corpus callosum; communicates with the fourth ventricle via the Sylvian aqueduct
Third World
N
underdeveloped and developing countries of Asia and Africa and Latin America collectively
third-class mail
N
mail consisting of printed matter qualifying for reduced postal rates
third-degree burn
N
burn characterized by destruction of both epidermis and dermis
involving or relating to three dimensions or aspects; giving the illusion of depth
N
the property of having three dimensions
N
a finish in third place (as in a race)
third-rate
of lesser quality than second-rate
third-rater
N
one who is third-rate or distinctly inferior
third-year
used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college
English Definitions from WordNet 3.0
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