How To Spell 3rd?

Correct spelling: 3rd

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What are the usage examples for 3rd?

  1. As the tide began to rise the leak incresed, which obliged us to set the 3rd pump to work, which we should have done the 4th also could we have made it deliver any water. – The Naval Pioneers of Australia by Louis Becke and Walter Jeffery
  2. Meanwhile Napoleon had arrived on August 3rd at Boulogne, where he reviewed a line of soldiery nine miles long. – The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2) by John Holland Rose
  3. December 3rd 1791. Began my survey of the cultivated land belonging to the public. – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
  4. Our failure to achieve any result by our efforts may be appreciated from an extract from the London Daily Telegraph of May 3rd which is before me as I write. – My Three Years in America by Johann Heinrich Andreas Hermann Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff
  5. David Sechard was summoned before the Tribunal of Commerce at Angouleme for the 3rd of July, made default, and notice of judgment was served on the 8th. – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  6. The French Bishops of the minority held a meeting on the 3rd from which they came away troubled and undecided. – Letters From Rome on the Council by Johann Joseph Ignaz von Döllinger
  7. 1885 From May 4th to June 3rd he was at Playford. – Autobiography of Sir George Biddell Airy by George Biddell Airy
  8. Unwilling to take the responsibility of a farther refusal, he admitted the troops through the Burgherhout gate, on Saturday, the 3rd of November, at ten o'clock in the morning. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  9. 3rd sphere: that of the planet Venus. – The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost' by Thomas Orchard
  10. By an act of March 3rd 1815, so much of the several acts as imposed higher duties on the tonnage of foreign vessels and on the manufactures and productions of foreign nations when imported into the United States in foreign vessels than when imported in vessels of the United States were repealed so far as respected the manufactures and productions of the nation to which such vessels belonged, on the condition that the repeal should take effect only in favor of any foreign nation when the Executive should be satisfied that such discriminating duties to the disadvantage of the United States had likewise been repealed by such nation. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various