decennial

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From Latin decennialis, from decem(ten) + -ennium (compare annus(year)) + -ālis.

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decennial ‎(plural decennials)

  1. The tenth anniversary of an event or happening.

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  • (any 10-year period): See decennium
  • (a 10-year calendar period): See decade

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decennial ‎(not comparable)

  1. Occurring every ten years.
  2. Of or related to a ten-year period, as a term of office.

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