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  • (abbreviations) 1000th, 1000th (also written with a comma following the 1 or, in technical usage, with a thin space following the 1)

EtymologyEdit

From thousand +‎ -th (suffix forming an ordinal number).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈθaʊzəntθ/
  • Hyphenation: thou‧sandth

AdjectiveEdit

thousandth (not comparable)

  1. The ordinal numeral form of one thousand; last in order of a series of a thousand; next after the nine hundred and ninety-ninth.

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NounEdit

thousandth (plural thousandths)

  1. (singular only) The person or thing in the thousandth position.
  2. One of a thousand equal parts of a whole.
    • 1890, Oscar Wilde, chapter XIV, in The Picture of Dorian Gray:
      "Ah, Alan," murmured Dorian with a sigh, "I wish you had a thousandth part of the pity for me that I have for you."

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