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semicentenary

[sem-ee-sen-ten-uh-ree, -sen-tn-er-ee, sem-ahy- or, esp. British, -sen-tee-nuh-ree] /ˌsɛm i sɛnˈtɛn ə ri, -ˈsɛn tnˌɛr i, ˌsɛm aɪ- or, esp. British, -sɛnˈti nə ri/
adjective, noun, plural semicentenaries.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; semi- + centenary
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