adjective, noun, plural ter·cen·ten·ar·ies.
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Postmaster-General Lemieux has given instructions to issue a series of postage stamps commemorating the tercentenary.The Stamps of Canada|Bertram Poole
Harrovians came from every corner of the globe to take part in this Tercentenary Festival.Fifteen Chapters of Autobiography|George William Erskine Russell
However, as a popular tercentenary tribute to "our Shakspeare" the scheme is to be commended and was as such approved.
The Musicians have recently celebrated their tercentenary, commemorating the granting of their charter by James I. in 1604.Memorials of Old London|Various
In the year 1864 a prize was offered for the best poem on the tercentenary of the birth of Shakespeare.Cornish Characters|S. Baring-Gould