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rank•ing



Pronunciation: (rang'king), [key]
adj.
1. senior or superior in rank, position, etc.: a ranking diplomat.
2. prominent or highly regarded: a ranking authority on Soviet affairs.
3. occupying a specific rank, position, etc. (often used in combination): a low-ranking executive.

n.
1. an act or instance of indicating relative standing.
2. a list showing such standing.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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