Meaning of “bicentenary” in the English Dictionary

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"bicentenary" in British English

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bicentenarynoun [ C ]

uk /ˌbaɪ.senˈtiː.nər.i/ us /ˌbaɪ.senˈten.ɚ.i/ UK US bicentennial, uk /ˌbaɪ.senˈten.i.əl/ /-sən-/

the day or year that is 200 years after a particular event, especially an important one:

A statue was erected to mark the bicentenary of the composer's birth.
bicentenary celebrations

(Definition of “bicentenary” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)