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- adj. The ordinal form of the number twenty-eight.
- n. The person or thing in the twenty-eighth position.
- n. One of twenty-eight equal parts of a whole.
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- adj. coming next after the twenty-seventh in position
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Thomas Woodrow Wilson was the twenty-eighth President of the United States and one of three to win the Nobel Peace prize while in office.
Every twenty-eighth—every veintiocho—I am there at San Hipólito, working my way through the crowds, among the statues and woven and airbrushed images of the patron saint of lost causes.
Every twenty-eighth day of the month is another day of chaotic pilgrimage in Mexico City.
In Mexico City, San Judas Tadeo demands not only pilgrimage to San Hipólito every twenty-eighth day of the month from his faithful, but apparently also the donning of specific garments.
Teleworld, he explained, was going to change television forever, and he was the twenty-eighth employee.
We celebrated our twenty-eighth anniversary trapped in that chemo treatment room.
He was twenty-eighth in his class, and he had not set the college world afire.
But with the morning of the twenty-eighth we knew the time was come.
It was the twenty-eighth day of the month, exactly forty-five years after Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous "I Have A Dream" speech during his March on Washington.
Should that twenty-eighth hitter's at-bat be struck from the historical record?