Ordinal


Ordinal
Ordinal Or"di*nal, a. [L. ordinalis, fr. ordo, ordinis, order. See {Order}.] 1. Indicating order or succession; as, the ordinal numbers, first, second, third, etc. Contrasted to {cardinal}. [1913 Webster +PJC]

2. Of or pertaining to an order. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.