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Related to decennary: decennium
Of or relating to a ten-year period.
n. pl. de·cen·na·ries
A period of ten years; a decade.
[From Latin decennis, lasting for ten years; see decennium.]
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|Noun||1.||decennary - a period of 10 years|
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
1900s - the decade from 1900 to 1909
1530s - the decade from 1530 to 1539
1820s - the decade from 1820 to 1829
1830s - the decade from 1830 to 1839
1840s - the decade from 1840 to 1849
1850s - the decade from 1850 to 1859
1750s - the decade from 1750 to 1759
1860s - the decade from 1860 to 1869
1760s - the decade from 1760 to 1769
1870s - the decade from 1870 to 1879
1770s - the decade from 1770 to 1779
1780s - the decade from 1780 to 1789
1790s - the decade from 1790 to 1799
twelvemonth, year, yr - a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days; "she is 4 years old"; "in the year 1920"
century - a period of 100 years
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