[huhn-dridth, -dritth] /ˈhʌn drɪdθ, -drɪtθ/
next after the ninety-ninth; being the ordinal number for 100.
being one of 100 equal parts.
a hundredth part, especially of one (1/100).
the hundredth member of a series.
Also called hundredth’s place. (in decimal notation) the position of the second digit to the right of the decimal point.
one of 100 equal divisions of a particular scientific quantity: centimetre, related prefix centi-
the fraction equal to one divided by 100 (1/100)
early 14c., from hundred + -th (1). Old English used hundrað.
[huhn-drid-weyt] /ˈhʌn drɪdˌweɪt/ noun, plural hundredweights (as after a numeral) hundredweight. 1. Also called cental, quintal. a unit of commonly equivalent to 100 pounds (45.359 kilograms) in the U.S. Abbreviation: cwt. 2. (def 2). /ˈhʌndrədˌweɪt/ noun (pl) -weights, -weight 1. (Brit) Also called long hundredweight. a unit of weight equal to 112 pounds or 50.802 […]
- Hundred-year egg
noun any egg (usu. chicken) that has been preserved by being covered with a coating of lime, ashes, and salt before being shallowly buried for 100 days and which then has a pungent cheeselike flavor; also called century egg , thousand-year egg , Ming Dynasty egg , ancient egg , fermented egg , also written […]
- Hundred-year-old egg
noun See hundred-year egg
[huhn-i-ker] /ˈhʌn ɪ kər/ noun 1. James (Gibbons) [gib-uh nz] /ˈgɪb ənz/ (Show IPA), 1860–1921, U.S. music critic and writer.