|< 71st||72nd||73rd >|
| Cardinal : seventy-two
Ordinal : seventy-second
- (ordinal) The ordinal form of the number seventy-two, describing a person or thing in position number 72 of a sequence.
- The answer appears on the seventy-second page of the book.
- She finished seventy-second in the race.
- Lasting seventy seconds.
English ordinal numbers may function as either an adjective or as a noun, and almost never appear in the plural.
- 72nd, 72nd
seventy-second (plural seventy-seconds)