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NounEdit

-00s pl (plural only)

  1. A decade: the 1900s (1900-1909), the 1910s (1910-1919), 2000s (2000-2009), etc.
  2. A century: the 1900s (1900-1999), 2000s (2000-2099), etc.

Usage notesEdit

  • -00s is not the same as -st/-nd/-rd/-th century: 1900s is 1900-1999 while 19th century is 1901-2000.

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