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adjective rank·ing \ˈraŋ-kiŋ\

Simple Definition of ranking

  • : having a high position or the highest position in a group or organization

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ranking

  1. :  having a high position: as a :  of the highest rank <the ranking officer> b :  being next to the chairman in seniority <ranking committee member>

Examples of ranking in a sentence

  1. Who is the ranking officer here?

  2. the country's ranking law school



1847

First Known Use of ranking

1847



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