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noun ((plural) antepenultimates)
  1. Two before the last in a series. e.g. (..., antepenultimate, penultimate, ultimate)
  2. The syllable that comes two before the last in a word.
    The word "antepenultimate" is stressed on the antepenultimate.
adjective (no comparative or superlative)
  1. Two before the last in a series.
    This book has ten chapters – chapter 8 is the antepenultimate one.
Translations: 
  • French: antépénultième
  • German: drittletzt fgf ghf g
Etymology: ante- meaning before, pen- from the Latin paene meaning almost, and ultimate from the Latin ultimus meaning last


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