Meaning of “centennial” in the English Dictionary


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centennialnoun [ C ]

us /senˈten·i·əl/ also centenary, /senˈten·ə·ri, ˈsent·ənˌer·i/

the day or year that is 100 years after a particular event, esp. an important one; the 100th anniversary:

The sculpture commemorates Wyoming’s centennial.

(Definition of “centennial” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)