Origin of centennial
Related formscen·ten·ni·al·ly, adverbpre·cen·ten·ni·al, adjective
Can be confusedcentenary centennial
Examples from the Web for centennial
The Centennial West line, which would be about the same size, would sweep west from Oklahoma towards California.
Friday Dec 13 brought reports of yet another school shooting, this one at Arapahoe High School, in Centennial, CO.The School Shootings You Didn’t Hear About—One Every Two Weeks Since Newtown|Brandy Zadrozny|December 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The campaign to make “The Star-Spangled Banner” the national anthem began on the centennial of the song in 1914.Star-Spangled Confederates: How Southern Sympathizers Decided Our National Anthem|Jefferson Morley|July 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To commemorate the centennial on Friday, shops and eateries will price their goods as if it were 1913.
Because Kansas is kicking off its centennial year, she concentrated on a very Kansas subject: Dorothy Gale from The Wizard of Oz.Butter Sculptor Sharon BuMann on Her Art, ‘Butter’ Movie & More|Malcolm Jones|September 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Today the seven Centennial trees are about two feet in diameter and about 60 feet high.
Our approaching centennial celebration is to commemorate the Declaration of Independence, which was based on individual rights.
Professor Bell's Centennial exhibit contained a water-resistance transmitter.Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1|Kempster Miller
June 19th, attended the centennial celebration at Valley Forge, the decisive battle ground of the Revolution.Biography and Family Record of Lorenzo Snow|Eliza R. Snow Smith
We may not have another centennial before we shall see justice for all human kind.