Definition of number two in English:
1A second in command: my conscientious number two in the task force
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- Yves Colleu will be my right-hand man, my number two.
- World number two and second seed Beachill faces Pakistan's Mansoor Zaman in round one, while Willstrop takes on a qualifier when the action gets underway on August 11.
- Now, Secretary Richardson did send his number two, his deputy, to speak to Congress.
1.1A person or thing ranked second in ability or size.
- He was once ranked number two in England and was Southern Area Champion in the late 1970s.
- Everyone is healthy, I can finally play, and most importantly, we're undefeated - ranked as number two in the nation even.
- Maryland was ranked number two in micro research (tied with Michigan).
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