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Definitions for ranking
ˈræŋ kɪŋrank·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rankingadjective

    position on a scale in relation to others in a sport

  2. ranking(a), superior, higher-rankingadjective

    having a higher rank

    "superior officer"

Wiktionary

  1. rankingnoun

    One's relative placement in a list.

  2. rankingadjective

    having a specified rank

  3. rankingadjective

    superior

    As the ranking officer, Sergeant Taylor took charge of the investigation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ranking

    of Rank

Freebase

  1. Ranking

    A ranking is a relationship between a set of items such that, for any two items, the first is either 'ranked higher than', 'ranked lower than' or 'ranked equal to' the second. In mathematics, this is known as a weak order or total preorder of objects. It is not necessarily a total order of objects because two different objects can have the same ranking. The rankings themselves are totally ordered. For example, materials are totally preordered by hardness, while degrees of hardness are totally ordered. By reducing detailed measures to a sequence of ordinal numbers, rankings make it possible to evaluate complex information according to certain criteria. Thus, for example, an Internet search engine may rank the pages it finds according to an estimation of their relevance, making it possible for the user quickly to select the pages they are likely to want to see. Analysis of data obtained by ranking commonly requires non-parametric statistics.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ranking in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ranking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of ranking in a Sentence

  1. Tom Miller:

    It’s pretty sobering to look at those three as a total, when we check numbers and try to get to the same point as was reported in this (ranking), we think the numbers are in the ballpark in terms of the numbers cited for Montgomery.

  2. Probaerb:

    Private companies think that the employees are their slaves, so they must be harassed and humiliated always. One of its ways of doing such things is to intentionally deny the progress of one who actually deserves growth while deliberately promoting the nitwits to the high-ranking positions.

  3. Peter Wong:

    Currently it is hard enough to collect debt from low-ranking state executives let alone for the higher ranked ones. How do you pressure them? You can't. You have to write it off.

  4. Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu:

    I did have had two surgeries on my knee, and I didn't play for two-and-a-half years, and two years, and then started again, and then stopped for six months, freezing my ranking, so last year I had not a good start, of course, with pain again, and it was really, really tough.

  5. Robert Capers:

    The defendant violated his oath and responsibilities as a law enforcement officer by exacting personal vengeance, assaulting a handcuffed suspect, and abusing his authority as the highest ranking uniformed member of the Suffolk County Police Department.

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