ones place

noun

Definition of ones place

: units place In the number 716.3, the 6 is in the ones place.

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Get your history fix in one place: sign up for the weekly TIME History newsletter The first was the development of writing, in approximately 3000 BCE. Mike Martin, Time, "How the Long History of Human Violence Explains Why the Internet Causes So Much Chaos," 11 Sep. 2019 The three-hour show featured epic performances from the likes of Rosalía and Normani as well as hilarious commentary from Lil Nas X and Cardi B -- and with so many stars in one place, there was even more fun to be had off camera. Taylor Weatherby, Billboard, "2019 MTV VMAs: 19 Moments You Didn't See on TV," 27 Aug. 2019 By bringing together all those with a stake in the company’s assets in one place, a debtor can more efficiently deal with all claims against it. Lindsey Simon, The Conversation, "Why companies file for bankruptcy – and how it protects both debtors and creditors," 29 Aug. 2019 Be sure to check back throughout the night to see all the trophy-winning clips in one place. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "All of the Videos That Won at the 2019 MTV VMAs," 27 Aug. 2019 Nai Nai is ecstatic that her far-flung relatives have gathered in one place; everyone else is duly miserable. Zoë Hu, The New Republic, "Crazy Sad Asians," 27 Aug. 2019 Peterson said staying in one place is not usually a good plan for trout in any stream, especially those that run low in late summer, and that easy movement up and down streams usually produces the best chance for survival and growth. John Myers, Twin Cities, "Damming question: Can beaver and trout coexist? ‘We don’t know yet.’," 26 Aug. 2019 One of Trinity Groves' missions is to offer different kinds of restaurants all in one place, said Stuart Fitts, a partner at Trinity Groves. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, "Avocado-themed restaurant is opening in West Dallas," 23 Aug. 2019 Get tickets now if want to experience the barbecue of Mexico, Northern Iran and Indonesia all in one place. Jessica Yadegaran, The Mercury News, "These up-and-coming SF Bay Area chefs will fire it up at BBQ Without Borders," 21 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of ones place

1852, in the meaning defined above

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