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[sen-too r-ee-uh l, -tyoo r-]
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  1. pertaining to a century.
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Origin of centurial

1600–10; < Latin centuriālis, equivalent to centuri(a) century + -ālis -al1
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Historical Examples

  • Take 16 from the centurial figures of the given year, if it can be done, and take the remainder.

    A Budget of Paradoxes, Volume I (of II)

    Augustus De Morgan

  • From the centurial figures of the year subtract 17, divide by 25, and keep the quotient.

British Dictionary definitions for centurial


  1. of or relating to a Roman century
  2. rare involving a period of 100 years
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