Definitions

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

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Examples

  • Highbridge Park sits on the Manhattan side of the Harlem River separating northern Manhattan from the Bronx up near 155th to 174th Street, the eastern side of Washington Heights.

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Deal Journal: Quashing the Jeffrey Gundlach for Bill Gross Trade Pimco's Gross Has 'Lost Sleep' Over Bad Bets The Total Return Fund has handed investors a return of 3.22% this year through Monday, ranking 155th out of 179 funds in the category of intermediate-term bond funds tracked by Lipper.

    Pimco Launches Hedge Fund-Like 'Go Anywhere' Bond Fund

  • On my tombstone, which awaits me at the Trinity Church nondenominational cemetery at 155th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, I had inscribed the last words of Daniel Pearl -- uttered at his publicly viewed murder -- which were, My father is Jewish.

    Ed Koch: What's on My Tombstone, and Why

  • On my tombstone, which awaits me at the Trinity Church nondenominational cemetery at 155th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, I had inscribed the last words of Daniel Pearl.

    Ed Koch: What's on My Tombstone, and Why

  • Hillary Clinton released a statement congratulating the country on its 155th National Day and wishing Charlene and Albert "the greatest happiness in the years to come."

    Princess Charlene Suits Up In Beige For Monaco National Day 2011 (PHOTOS)

  • They sped north on Eighth Avenue to the ballpark at 155th Street.

    Gotham Baseball Rose From the Ashes

  • Standing on what was once the estate of the bird painter John James Audubon, known today as Audubon Terrace, at Broadway and 155th Street, is an assemblage of elegant Beaux-Arts structures built during the first three decades of the 20th century.

    Upper Broadway's Buried Treasures

  • After a safe arrival he slept under a sign on 155th Street.

    Michael Henry Adams: "Black Royalty"?

  • Upon reaching 155th Street, the car hooked another right onto Edgecombe Avenue.

    Sonny Rollins Takes a Ride Uptown

  • We swung over to 155th Street and rolled down the hill toward a long elevated roadway.

    Sonny Rollins Takes a Ride Uptown

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