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Definition of Centennial

Centennial
Centennial Cen*ten"ni*al, a. [L. centum a hundred + annus year.] 1. Relating to, or associated with, the commemoration of an event that happened a hundred years before; as, a centennial ode. 2. Happening once in a hundred years; as, centennial jubilee; a centennial celebration. 3. Lasting or aged a hundred years. That opened through long lines Of sacred ilex and centennial pines. --Longfellow.
Centennial
Centennial Cen*ten"ni*al, n. The celebration of the hundredth anniversary of any event; a centenary. [U. S.]

Meaning of Centennial from wikipedia

- A centennial is a 100th anniversary or otherwise relates to a century, a period of 100 years. Notable centennial events at a national or world-level include:...
- The Centennial Light is the world's longest-lasting light bulb, burning since 1901, and almost never switched off. It is at 4550 East Avenue, Livermore...
- Centennial is a Home Rule Muni****lity located in Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States. The city po****tion was 100,377 at the 2010 United States Census...
- The Centennial Olympic Park bombing was a domestic terrorist pipe bombing attack on Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 27, 1996, during...
- Centennial Park may refer to: In Argentina: Parque Centenario, a public park in Buenos Aires In Australia: Centennial Park Cemetery, Pasadena and Adelaide...
- Centennial Communications and its subsidiaries (Centennial Wireless and Centennial de Puerto Rico) provided wireless and broadband telecommunications services...
- Centennial is of or relating to a century, a period of 100 years. Centennial may also refer to: Centennial (novel), a 1974 novel by James Michener Centennial...
- The Centennial Challenges are NASA space competition inducement prize contests for non-government-funded technological achievements by American teams....
- Olympiad, commonly known as Atlanta 1996, and also referred to as the Centennial Olympic Games, were an international multi-sport event that was held from...
- The Canadian Centennial was a yearlong celebration held in 1967 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation. Celebrations in Canada...
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