Tercentenary meaning

tûrsĕn-tĕnə-rē, tər-sĕntə-nĕrē
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A 300th anniversary or its celebration.
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Of or relating to a span of 300 years or to a 300th anniversary.
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The 300th anniversary of an event.
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Of, or relative to such an anniversary, or to a span of 300 years.
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Origin of tercentenary

  • Latin ter thrice tern2 centenary

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition