ORDINAL POSITION

a place or rank, like a youth's place or birth order within their family, shown by an ordinal numeral.

ORDINAL POSITION: "Ordinal positions in a family can often accounts for discord between family members as well as specific personality traits of individual members."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ORDINAL POSITION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ordinal-position/ (accessed October 5, 2020).
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