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cen·ten·ni·al

 (sĕn-tĕn′ē-əl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to an age or period of 100 years.
2. Occurring once every 100 years: a centennial commemoration.
3. Of or relating to a 100th anniversary.
n.
A 100th anniversary or a celebration of it.

[Latin centum, hundred; see dekm̥ in Indo-European roots + (bi)ennial.]

cen·ten′ni·al·ly adv.
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centennial

(sɛnˈtɛnɪəl)
adj
1. relating to, lasting for, or completing a period of 100 years
2. occurring every 100 years
n
chiefly US and Canadian another name for centenary
[C18: from Latin centum hundred, on the model of biennial]
cenˈtennially adv
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cen•ten•ni•al

(sɛnˈtɛn i əl)

adj.
1. pertaining to or marking the completion of a period of 100 years.
2. pertaining to a 100th anniversary.
3. lasting 100 years.
4. 100 years old.
n.
5. a 100th anniversary or its celebration.
[1790–1800; < Latin cent- hundred (see cent) + E -ennial, extracted from biennial]
cen•ten′ni•al•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.centennial - the 100th anniversary (or the celebration of it)centennial - the 100th 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)
Adj.1.centennial - of or relating to or completing a period of 100 years; "centennial celebration"
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Translations

centennial

[senˈtenɪəl]
A. ADJcentenario
B. N (US) = centenary
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

centennial

[sɛnˈtɛniəl] (mainly US; also British)
n (= centenary) → centenaire m
modif [celebration] → du centenaire
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

centennial

adjhundertjährig, hundertjährlich
n (esp US) → Hundertjahrfeier f, → Zentenarfeier f (geh)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

centennial

[sɛnˈtɛnɪəl]
2. n (Am) = centenary
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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"Eki" admired the double seal of the Ateneo (Lux in Domino + the Centennary seal) at Gary Lisings' bier.
There is no meeting this Thursday as the club's St Andrew's evening is on Friday in the Centennary Suite of the Fir Park Club when the guest speakers are Scotland's leading historian and former local man Sir Tom Devine who will speak on "The Death and Reinvention of a Nation" and journalist Paul Kavanagh who will speak on St Andrews.
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the P750 million received by its owned subsidiary, Centennary Holdings, Inc., for the sale of the remaining 300 hectares of the said 500-hectare lot to Luisita Industrial Park Corporation
Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev unveiled a monument designed for the celebration of the centennary of the Bulgarian Army's Air Force Tuesday.
In May 1981, in the context of the celebrations of the centennary of Charles Darwin's death, the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei organized an international meeting on speciation (Barigozzi 1982).
Generations: Celebrating the first step in the creation of Cannock Park on its centennary is spray artist Neil Willis (aka Toes).
Australia beat New Zealand 28-12 in the Centennary Test in May and the bookmakers believe that is the kind of result on the cards today.
In 1971, to celebrate the centennary of the society, the planners of the dinner assembled an unforgettable combination: The Toastmaster was Erich Segal, The Poet was Allen Ginsberg, The Recipient was John Updike, and The Speaker was Kurg Vonnegut.
To prevent its demolition, the Manitoba Historical Society purchased the property in 1970 and rehabilitated the house, opening it as a museum in 1974 to celebrate Winnipeg's centennary. It is now a National Historic Site interpreting Winnipeg in the late 1890s.