- next after the twenty-fifth; being the ordinal number for 26.
- being one of 26 equal parts.
- a twenty-sixth part, especially of one (1/26).
- the twenty-sixth member of a series.
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Examples from the Web for twenty-sixth
On the twenty-sixth McClellan began the passage of the Potomac.The Long Roll
We got all the guns up and in place during the night of the twenty-sixth.The Emma Gees
Herbert Wes McBride
Terry, I thought you had a date in Zamboanga on the twenty-sixth!Terry
Charles Goff Thomson
The first session of the Twenty-sixth Congress opened in December.A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year
They took a car on one of the avenues and got out at the corner of Twenty-sixth Street.Randy of the River
Horatio Alger Jr.