Definitions

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  • adj. the ordinal number of one hundred thirty-five in counting order

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Examples

  • When blacks began renting in the blocks from West 133rd Street to West 135th Street in the 1910s, a group of white Harlemites proposed building a 24-foot-high fence, saying they wanted to keep out "the dark plague."

    The Mecca of Black America

  • After next week's scheduled final launch of Endeavour, the final and 135th shuttle flight is set to launch in June.

    Alex Pasternack: Humanity's Greatest Spectacle

  • Six new dog breeds are being welcomed into The 135th Westminster Dog Show.

    WATCH: New Breeds Introduced For Controversial Dog Show

  • In July, NASA's 135th space shuttle mission was successfully completed, ending the shuttle program and leaving America, for the first time since 1962, without the capacity to put a man or woman in space -- and reliant instead on private-sector initiatives.

    James M. Gentile: Innovations In Space Technology Are Still Key

  • Astronaut Chris Ferguson was the shuttle commander for this 135th and final shuttle journey.

    'Mission Complete' for Shuttle Atlantis

  • The space shuttle Atlantis took off one last time Friday, launching into the sky on NASA's 135th and final space shuttle mission.

    Blast Off! NASA Launches Final Space Shuttle Mission

  • It was the 135th mission of the shuttle era, which was marked by dazzling achievements, such as the construction of the International Space Station, and tragic failures like the Challenger and Columbia disasters that took the lives of 14 astronauts.

    Touchdown Brings Shuttle Era to a Close

  • Gary Hershorn/Reuters Atlantis's four-person crew is embarking on a 12-day mission, the 135th of the shuttle program, which is aimed mainly at restocking the International Space Station with spare parts and a year's worth of provisions.

    Atlantis Takes Off

  • The Atlantis mission will be the 135th and final flight of the 30-year-old U.S. space shuttle program, which has played a central role in the construction and operation of the ISS.

    Possible Weather Delays Loom for Final Space Shuttle Launch

  • The event, from Trash to Treasure: The 135th Marine Transfer Station Community Visioning, will bring together community leaders, residents, elected officials, government officials, and businesses to develop ideas for reusing and redesigning the old abandoned sanitation facility.

    Community Planning Meeting For 135th Street Trash Station «

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