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decennary


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Decennary  \De*cen"na*ry\,  n.;  pl  {Decennaries}.  [L.  decennium  a 
  period  of  ten  years;  decem  ten  +  annus  a  year.] 
  1.  A  period  of  ten  years. 
 
  2.  (O.  Eng.  Law)  A  tithing  consisting  of  ten  neighboring 
  families.  --Burrill. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  decennary 
  n  :  a  period  of  10  years  [syn:  {decade},  {decennium}] 




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