[ ok-toh-sen-ten-uh-ree, -sen-tn-er-ee or, especially British, -sen-tee-nuh-ree ]
/ ˌɒk toʊ sɛnˈtɛn ə ri, -ˈsɛn tnˌɛr i or, especially British, -sɛnˈti nə ri /
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pertaining to 800 or a period of 800 years; marking the completion of 800 years.
noun, plural oc·to·cen·ten·ar·ies.
an 800th anniversary or its celebration.
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British Dictionary definitions for octocentenary
/ (ˌɒktəʊsɛnˈtiːnərɪ) /
noun plural -naries
an eight-hundredth anniversary
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