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number two

someone or something that is second in rank, order, or importance.
defecation: used especially by or with reference to children.
make / do / go number two, Informal. to defecate: used especially by or with reference to children.
Origin of number two
1905-10 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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Examples from the Web for number-two
Contemporary Examples
  • News Corp. is sticking to the position—at least for now—that there will be no number-two person.

    Murdoch's Next Move Kim Masters February 23, 2009
Historical Examples
  • At least she meant to stalk, but one does not really stamp about much in number-two, heelless, pink-satin mules.

    Love Stories Mary Roberts Rinehart
British Dictionary definitions for number-two

number two

(euphemistic) the act or an instance of defecation
a haircut in which the hair is cut close to the head with an electric shaver
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Slang definitions & phrases for number-two

number two

noun phrase

Defecation (1902+)

verb phrase

: He ran off into the woods, having to number two

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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