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synonyms for decennium

  • decade
  • decagon
  • decapod
  • decennary
  • decemvir
  • decemvirate
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How to use decennium in a sentence

We have spoken of a splendid Decennium in the Duke of Marlborough's campaigns—that from 1702 to 1712.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 71, NO. 436, FEBRUARY 1852VARIOUS
One short decennium has comprehended within its circuit the beginning and the end of this unparalleled hurricane.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE -- VOLUME 55, NO. 340, FEBRUARY, 1844VARIOUS
In England, it is true that the largest cities show during the last decennium a certain slackening in the pace of growth.
THE EVOLUTION OF MODERN CAPITALISMJOHN ATKINSON HOBSON
The second decennium still found him employed chiefly in research, vertebrate and extinct forms absorbing most of his attention.
THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY; A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE AND WORKP. CHALMERS MITCHELL
He was occupied actively with teaching, but the dominant feature of the decennium was his assumption of the Darwinian doctrines.
THOMAS HENRY HUXLEY; A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE AND WORKP. CHALMERS MITCHELL
In the following year and throughout the rest of the decennium the district had its usual low average of enteric-fever deaths.
A HISTORY OF EPIDEMICS IN BRITAIN, VOLUME II (OF 2)CHARLES CREIGHTON
The high rate of a decennium is not unfrequently brought up by one great explosion.
A HISTORY OF EPIDEMICS IN BRITAIN, VOLUME II (OF 2)CHARLES CREIGHTON
Still as late as in the last decennium of the last century, Capt. Alfred Dreyfus fell a victim to this old foolish legend.
THE NEW YORK TIMES CURRENT HISTORY: THE EUROPEAN WAR, FEBRUARY, 1915VARIOUS
These are the only monuments of early typography acknowledged to come within the present decennium.
INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES, VOL. 1HENRY HALLAM
It has been already shown, that most editions of classics printed in France and Germany are in the last decennium of the century.
INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES, VOL. 1HENRY HALLAM
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DECENNIUM

  • decade
  • decagon
  • decapod
  • decemvir
  • decemvirate
  • decennary
  • decennium
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