occurring every seven years.
of or for seven years.
something that occurs every seven years.
- sep·ten·ni·al·ly, adverb
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How to use septennial in a sentence
Did any one at that period hold that the septennial bill was a revolutionary measure?The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
The dreadful disorders of frequent elections have also necessitated a septennial instead of a triennial duration.Thoughts on the Present Discontents | Edmund Burke
In some parishes a Triennial or even septennial visit to the boundaries is considered sufficient.Curious Church Customs | Various
He hated Dissenters and stock-jobbers, the excise and the army, septennial parliaments, and Continental connexions.
If the remedies are proper in triennial, they will not be less so in septennial elections.
British Dictionary definitions for septennial
occurring every seven years
relating to or lasting seven years
- septennially, adverb
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