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quinquennium

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Latin quīnquennium.

NounEdit

quinquennium (plural quinquenniums or quinquennia)

  1. A period of five years.
    During the quinquennium from 1991-1995, infant mortality increased.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quinque and annus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quinquennium n (genitive quinquenniī); second declension

  1. A period of five years.
  2. a five-year term

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative quinquennium quinquennia
genitive quinquenniī quinquenniōrum
dative quinquenniō quinquenniīs
accusative quinquennium quinquennia
ablative quinquenniō quinquenniīs
vocative quinquennium quinquennia

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