centenary

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attested since about 1790, from Latin centēnārius (of one hundred), from centēnī (one hundred each) (from centum (hundred) + -arius). Doublet of kantar and quintal.

Adjective[edit]

centenary (not comparable)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or completing a period of 100 years.
    Synonym: centennial
  2. Relating to a hundred of anything.

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Noun[edit]

centenary (plural centenaries)

  1. Synonym of centennial: a hundredth anniversary.

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