from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The ordinal number matching the number 1,000 in a series.
- n. One of 1,000 equal parts.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. The ordinal form of the number one thousand.
- n. The person or thing in the thousandth position.
- n. One of a thousand equal parts of a whole.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Next in order after nine hundred and ninty-nine; coming last of a thousand successive individuals or units; -- the ordinal of thousand.
- adj. Constituting, or being one of, a thousand equal parts into which anything is divided; the tenth of a hundredth.
- adj. Occurring as being one of, or the last one of, a very great number; very small; minute; -- used hyperbolically.
- n. The quotient of a unit divided by a thousand; one of a thousand equal parts into which a unit is divided.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Last in order of a series of a thousand; next after the nine hundred and ninety-ninth: an ordinal numeral.
- Constituting one of a thousand equal parts into which anything is divided.
- n. One of a thousand equal parts into which anything is divided.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. the ordinal number of one thousand in counting order
- n. position 1,000 in a countable series of things
- n. one part in a thousand equal parts
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