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sesquicentennial

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EtymologyEdit

sesqui- (one-and-a-half) +‎ centennial (of 100 years)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌsɛskwɪsɛnˈtɛniəl/
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AdjectiveEdit

sesquicentennial (not comparable)

  1. Occurring every 150 years
  2. Of, or relating to a sesquicentenary

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NounEdit

sesquicentennial (plural sesquicentennials)

  1. A 150th anniversary.
    The city celebrated its sesquicentennial last year.

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