decade

[ dek-eyd; British also duh-keyd ]
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DECADE

This period, beginning with 1840, has been styled "a memorable decade" in the history of Parliament.

In a decade of our time, we had pillaged Kygpton of every particle of Sthalreh.

From decade to decade distinct advances of the frontier occurred.

The decade of the forties was also the period of Iowa's rapid increase.

North Dakota's development was greatest in the decade prior to 1890.

The progress of a century has been crowded into less than a decade of years.

The dilatory habits of a decade were not so readily unlearned.

The memory of this decade of horrors has never died out in Rome.

Every decade brought new devices to control the desperate foe.

This work has been and is to-day one of the most popular works of fiction of this decade.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR DECADE

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