Definición de ordinal en inglés:

ordinal

Silabificación: or·di·nal
Pronunciación: /ˈôrdnəl
 
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sustantivo

1 short for ordinal number.
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  • In 1907 he introduced special types of ordinals in an attempt to prove Cantor's continuum hypothesis.
  • Having solved the open problem posed by Davenport on writing numbers as the sums of fifth powers, Conway began to become interested in infinite ordinals.
  • In this latter book she presented a 30 page appendix on the theory of infinite cardinals and ordinals.
2 Christian Church , chiefly historical A service book, especially one with the forms of service used at ordinations.
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  • The report continues with a discussion of the various ministries of deacons, including the basis as expressed in the ordinal at ordination in a new trial liturgy in the Diocese of Salisbury.

adjetivo

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1Of or relating to a thing’s position in a series: ordinal position of birth
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  • The answers were transformed to an ordinal scale with values from 0 to 6.
  • The Mann-Whitney U test is appropriate when the independent variable has two levels and the dependent variable is measured on an ordinal scale.
  • To account for this bias, we transformed the outcome variables to an ordinal scale with 5 categories.
1.1Of or relating to an ordinal number.
1.2 Biology Of or relating to a taxonomic order.
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  • The present study suggests that tube-foot morphology may be useful as a taxonomic character at the ordinal level.
  • While all of the phyla but one were established during the Cambrian explosion, taxonomic increases during the Ordovician were manifest at lower taxonomic levels although ordinal level diversity doubled.
  • Mammalian phylogenetics at the ordinal level remains one of the outstanding problems in systematics because of the lack of congruence between different data sets.

Origen

Middle English (sense 2 of the noun): the noun from medieval Latin ordinale (neuter); the adjective from late Latin ordinalis 'relating to order in a series', from Latin ordo, ordin- (see order).

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