It basically just means the 'second to last' one. For example if i was to say, "it was the penultimate episode of the series", I'm basically saying that the episode was the second to last episode in the series.
She wasn't the last but she was the penultimate.
Penultimate means "next to last" so the penultimate shell must be the next to last shell.
The penultimate month of the year is November.
Jude is the penultimate book, after that it is Revelation.
The ISBN of The Penultimate Peril is 0064410153.
Anti-Penultimate shells are the ones to the inner side of penultimate shells or the third from the last
The penultimate boss is the boss before the last boss.
The Penultimate Truth has 174 pages.
The Penultimate Peril has 353 pages.
Penultimate means the next before last.For example: 2, 4, 12, 56, 4. The penultimate number is 56.
The transition elements have their penultimate shells incomplete
penultimate carbon in glucose molecule?
The penultimate letter of the English alphabet is 'Y'.
The penultimate perril has 150 pages for the nook
The Penultimate Peril was created on 2005-10-18.
8 electrons present in penultimate shell
Meaning next to last, penultimate can be used as a noun or adjective, and penultimately is an adverb.
bufon, truhan, simplon (accent on penultimate letter in each case)
Penultimate means next-to-last, and "penultimate stress" in phonetics refers to stress in a word falling on the penultimate syllable. In other words, a word carrying penultimate stress is a word that is stressed on the next to the last syllable, e.g. he-li-COP-ter, AF-ter, fan-TAS-tic, etc.
Penultimate means next to last.So a penultimate novel is the next to last in a series of novels eg the second novel in a set of three (a trilogy).Contrary to popular belief, the term "penultimate" (despite that it contains the word "ultimate") has nothing to do with the "best", "highest" or "last". It means the 2nd to last; as such, a "penultimate novel" would be a novel that is written just before the last novel, i.e. in the collection of 7 children's novels by C.S. Lewis called The Chronicles of Narnia, the penultimate novel would be The Magician's Nephew (#6), which comes before the last novel, The Last Battle (#7) in the popular series.
A good word for second to last is penultimate, and a word for third to last is anti- penultimate
The definition of "penultimate" is next to last or second to last. In chemistry, when dealing with atoms each atom has shells that fill with electrons. The penultimate shell would be the shell that is below the last shell.