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century

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsenʃəri/
A2 a period of 100 years, especially used in giving dates: the twentieth centurySpecific periods of timeDecades, centuries and the millennium
Translations of “century”
in Korean 100년…
in Arabic قَرْن…
in French siècle, centaine (de points)…
in Turkish yüzyıl, asır…
in Italian secolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一百年, 世紀, (板球)100分…
in Russian век…
in Polish wiek…
in Spanish siglo, centena…
in Portuguese século…
in German das Jahrhundert, 100 Läufe…
in Catalan segle…
in Japanese 世紀…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一百年, 世纪, (板球)100分…
(Definition of century from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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