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.]
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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
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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.
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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)
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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
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tercentenary

n (= anniversary)dreihundertster Jahrestag; (= celebration)Dreihundertjahrfeier f, → dreihundertjähriges Jubiläum
attrfür den dreihundertsten Jahrestag; tercentenary celebrationsDreihundertjahrfeier f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

tercentenary

[ˌtɜːsɛnˈtiːnərɪ] nterzo centenario
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
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