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Definition of "next-to-last" [next-to-last]

  • Immediately preceding the last in a sequence. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "next-to-last" in a sentence
  • "It will be Endeavour's final flight and the next-to-last shuttle mission, and will feature the delivery of a $2 billion physics experiment to the International Space Station."
  • "It is the next-to-last flight in NASA's 30-year shuttle program."
  • "NASA later determined the damage posed no threat to the next-to-last flight in the 30-year shuttle program."
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