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bicentenary

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Chronology
bicentenarybi‧cen‧te‧na‧ry /ˌbaɪsenˈtiːnəri $ -ˈtenəri, -ˈsentəneri/ noun (plural bicentenaries) [countable] 🔊 🔊 especially British EnglishTMC the day or year exactly 200 years after an important eventcentenarybicentenary of 🔊 the bicentenary of Mozart’s deathbicentenary adjective [only before noun]
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bicentenaryBut there is one part of the Region which claims 1993 as its bicentenary.It was the bicentenary of the discovery of the first asteroid.Lyte - whose bicentenary it is on 1st June, this year - was also a fanatical bookman.
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