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Attested since about 1790, from Late Latin centenarius (of one hundred), from Latin centeni (one hundred each) (from centum (hundred) + -arius.

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centenary (not comparable)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or completing a period of 100 years.

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centenary (plural centenaries)

  1. A one-hundredth anniversary.

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