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ranking

noun

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1 a scheme of rank or order
  • in one ranking of the best places to live, San Francisco surpassed all the other cities in the U.S.

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2 the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement
  • the President's ranking in the polls is at its highest level since he took office

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ranking

verb
present participle of rank

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1 to take or have a certain position within a group arranged in vertical classes
  • my favorite pitcher ranks first in the league for number of consecutive outs

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The first known use of ranking was in 1836

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“Ranking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ranking. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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