- next after the twenty-second; being the ordinal number for 23.
- being one of 23 equal parts.
- a twenty-third part, especially of one (1/23).
- the twenty-third member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for twenty-third
Already young climate activists are saying about Bangladeshis and the people of the twenty-third century, “They are us.”Green Politics Has to Get More Radical, Because Anything Less Is Impractical
April 26, 2014
Now, as the show enters its twenty-third season, we are engaged in what will probably be our last contract negotiation with Fox.'The Simpsons' Cast Deserves its Fair Share
October 7, 2011
For all the problems that pop up in Doubt you can blame the Pope, John the Twenty-Third, himself.We Miserable Catholics
December 19, 2008
My life flowed on much in the same course till my twenty-third year.
I have this moment, my dear Madam, yours of the twenty-third.
Very soon it was the twentieth of December, and Ian was expected on the twenty-third.An Orkney Maid
Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
White's division of the Twenty-third Corps covered the retreat.
This letter was written on the twenty-third of January, 1908.Psychotherapy