"centennial" Definition

  1. a. Relating to, or associated with, the commemoration of an event that happened a hundred years before; as, a centennial ode.
  2. a. Happening once in a hundred years; as, centennial jubilee; a centennial celebration.
  3. a. Lasting or aged a hundred years.
  4. n. The celebration of the hundredth anniversary of any event; a centenary.

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Position in dictionary: 15817 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a., a., n.,
Words that start with "centennial": 2
Words that end with "centennial": 3
Words that contain "centennial": 4
Next words in dictionary: centennially, center, centerbit, centerboard, centered, centerfire cartridge, centering, centerpiece, centesimal, centesimation
Previous words in dictionary: centenary, centenaries, centenarian, centaury, centaurea, centaur, centare, cental, centage, cent

English Dictionary Definition of centennial

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