The quinquennial year seems to have been the year in which matters of consequence were more likely to be done than at other times.
Table I. gives the number of illegitimate births per 1000 births in various countries of the world for quinquennial periods.
This was the sixth quinquennial distribution which Harsha had held and the last, for he died in 648.
The period of the Reichstag elected in 1887 expired, and the new elections, the first for a quinquennial period, would take place.
quinquennial report of the Committee for building the Siberian railroad.
The Napoleonic wars caused a slight lapse in the quinquennial indults.
Marquardt makes this a proof that the quinquennial title shows nothing more than a function of the regular duovir.
Twelve quinquennial cycles were united into a greater period (yuga) of sixty years.
The valuations of the Fund should be made at quinquennial intervals.
This duty was performed by the duovirs with quinquennial power, also often called censorial power.