decennary

decennary

[dih-sen-uh-ree]
noun, plural decennaries.
1.
a decennium.
adjective
2.
pertaining to a period of ten years; decennial.

Origin:
1815–25; < Latin decenn(is) of ten years (dec(em) ten + -ennis, combining form of annus a year) + -ary

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decenary or decennary (dɪˈsɛnərɪ)
 
adj
history of or relating to a tithing
 
[C13: from Medieval Latin decēna a tithing, from decem ten]
 
decennary or decennary
 
adj
 
[C13: from Medieval Latin decēna a tithing, from decem ten]

decennium or decennary (dɪˈsɛnɪəm, dɪˈsɛnərɪ)
 
n , pl -niums, -nia, -naries
a less common word for decade
 
[C17: from Latin, from decem ten + annus year]
 
decennary or decennary (dɪˈsɛnɪəm, dɪˈsɛnərɪ, -nɪə)
 
n
 
[C17: from Latin, from decem ten + annus year]

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