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  • n. The ordinal form of the number thirty-four, describing a person or thing in position number 34 of a sequence.
  • n. One of thirty-four equal parts of a whole.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. the ordinal number of thirty-four in counting order

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Examples

  • IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this twenty-sixth day of August, in the year of our Lord two thousand nine, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and thirty-fourth.

    Obama issues proclamation in Kennedy's honor

  • But they also raised four children and recently celebrated their thirty-fourth wedding anniversary.

    Red Flags or Red Herrings?

  • Done at the City of Washington, this first day of February, in the year of our Lord two thousand and ten, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred thirty-fourth.

    Archive 2010-01-01

  • This marks the thirty-fourth consecutive year in which global temperatures have been above the 20th century average.

    2010 ties for warmest year on record

  • EISENHOWER 1956 is the intensely personal story of how the thirty-fourth president of the United States dealt with the most dangerous foreign crisis of his eight years in office.

    Eisenhower 1956

  • This was a week before my thirty-fourth birthday, which I wound up celebrating alone.

    True You

  • This is her thirty-fourth year at Central Catholic High School/Middle School where she teaches middle school and high school English.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grandmothers

  • In 1887 she had raised money and built an orphan home and that same year, in the thirty-fourth of her young life, she died, saying simply: “I belong to God.”

    DARKWATER

  • Curiously, at the same time he was spewing his venom toward the Jewish state this past week, the Pope was in Cyprus where he was being publicly begged by Archbishop Chrysostomos II, the leader of the Orthodox Church of Cyprus, to stop the illegal Turkish occupation of Cyprus, now in its thirty-fourth year, and protect Christians from growing attacks by Turks.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Helen Thomas and Open Season on Jews

  • I love uniforms, and found it absolutely fitting that all hospital volunteers wore red, white, and blue smocks -- with you guessed it -- five stars in honor of our thirty-fourth president, five-star Army general Dwight D. Eisenhower, the hospital's namesake.

    Lisa Mirza Grotts: Is There Such a Thing as Hospital Etiquette for Visitors?

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