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semicentenary

[ sem-ee-sen-ten-uh-ree, -sen-tn-er-ee, sem-ahy- or, especially British, -sen-tee-nuh-ree ]
/ 藢s蓻m i s蓻n藞t蓻n 蓹 ri, -藞s蓻n tn藢蓻r i, 藢s蓻m a瑟- or, especially British, -s蓻n藞ti n蓹 ri /
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adjective, noun, plural sem路i路cen路ten路ar路ies.
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Origin of semicentenary

First recorded in 1865鈥70; semi- + centenary
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