tercentenary


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ter·cen·ten·a·ry

 (tûr′sĕn-tĕn′ə-rē, tər-sĕn′tə-nĕr′ē)
n. pl. ter·cen·ten·a·ries
A 300th anniversary or its celebration.
adj.
Of or relating to a span of 300 years or to a 300th anniversary.

[Latin ter, thrice; see tern2 + centenary.]

tercentenary

(ˌtɜːsɛnˈtiːnərɪ) or

tercentennial

adj
1. of or relating to a period of 300 years
2. of or relating to a 300th anniversary or its celebration
n, pl -tenaries or -tennials
an anniversary of 300 years or its celebration
Also called: tricentennial

ter•cen•ten•ni•al

(ˌtɜr sɛnˈtɛn i əl)
adj.
1. pertaining to a period of 300 years.
2. marking the completion of such a period.
n.
3. a 300th anniversary or its celebration.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tercentenary - the 300th anniversary (or the celebration of it)
anniversary, day of remembrance - the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it)
Translations
ذِكْرى مِئَوِيَّه ثالِثَه
třistaleté výročí
trehundredeårsdag
háromszáz éves évforduló
òrjú hundruî ára afmæli
trijų šimtų metų jubiliejus
trīssimtā gadadiena
tristé výročie
üç yüzüncü yıl

tercentenary

[ˌtɜːsenˈtiːnərɪ] Ntricentenario m

tercentenary

n (= anniversary)dreihundertster Jahrestag; (= celebration)Dreihundertjahrfeier f, → dreihundertjähriges Jubiläum
attrfür den dreihundertsten Jahrestag; tercentenary celebrationsDreihundertjahrfeier f

tercentenary

[ˌtɜːsɛnˈtiːnərɪ] nterzo centenario

tercentenary

(təːsənˈtiːnəri) , ((American also) tərˈsentineri) plural tercenˈtenaries noun
a three-hundredth anniversary. This year marks the tercentenary of the birth of one of our greatest poets.
References in classic literature ?
And at such expensive pageants as that of the Quebec Tercentenary in 1908, where four thousand actors came and went upon a ten-acre stage, every order was given by telephone.
The initiative will provide short-term parking within a much frequented area popular to users of the sporting amenities within the Victoria Sports Complex and the Tercentenary Hall together with users of other amenities of the immediate area, within Ocean Village, Marina Bay, the World Trade Centre and visitors of Glacis Estate and other nearby residential areas.
Five years ago Hirschberger brought Energizer to Royal Ascot for a famous German success in the Group 3 Tercentenary Stakes and he hopes he might have a candidate for an even bigger prize in a month's time.
He could be one for Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot later in the season.
Prize Money (left) hasn't been immune from the bug - after a fine second to Hawkbill in the Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot my selection trailed in a sorry eighth nine in the Bahrain Trophy at Newmarket in July.
HAWKBILL had too much pace for Prize Money to give Godolphin a one-two in the Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot.
Among the topics are Britain's tercentenary of 1864, a German and a French commemoration of Shakespeare's 300th birthday, A Midsummer Night's Dream at the National Theatre in Budapest in 1864, celebrating North American Shakespeare festivals in 2014, and the 1964 Shakespeare jubilee in China and its aftermath and echoes.
Solar Eclipse viewing By happy coincidence, the heavens laid on a spectacular solar eclipse for the cathedral's tercentenary year.
They were presented by HRH The Prince of Wales in 1989 as part of the Tercentenary Celebrations to commemorate the raising of the Regiment 300 years before.
A fairly stunning winner of the Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot, trainer Roger Charlton was mildly convinced he would then cope with the demands of the Juddmonte International at York over a longer trip.
An impressive winner of the Group 3 Tercentenary Stakes (Formerly The Hampton Court Stakes), 12 months ago, the four-year-old son of Lemon Drop Kid faces eight rivals in a race that traditionally attracts horses that had participated in the Classics.
Postponed boasts smart form at this meeting, having finished strongly for a close third to Cannock Chase in last year's Tercentenary Stakes over 10 furlongs.