Simple Definition of ranking
: having a high position or the highest position in a group or organization
Full Definition of ranking
: 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
Who is the ranking officer here?
the country's ranking law school
First Known Use of ranking
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