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synonyms for quinquennial

  • quinary
  • quintan
See also synonyms for: quinquennials
  • quintuple
  • pentagonal
  • pentamerous
  • quinary
  • quinate
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How to use quinquennial in a sentence

Few have stood the test of one quinquennial period, and not one has been retained in its original form.
BRITISH QUARTERLY REVIEW, AMERICAN EDITION, VOLUME LIVVARIOUS
The period of the Reichstag elected in 1887 expired, and the new elections, the first for a quinquennial period, would take place.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 8VARIOUS
The valuations of the Fund should be made at quinquennial intervals.
THE POST OFFICE OF INDIA AND ITS STORYGEOFFREY CLARKE
The above table shows the developments of French trade during the years from 1876 to 1905 by means of quinquennial averages.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 7VARIOUS
The Federal Parliament is quinquennial, the local legislatures quadrennial.
THE STAMPS OF CANADABERTRAM POOLE
We're planning a sort of quinquennial honeymoon progress about the district, and, properly enough, our first call is at Fourteen.
NEIGHBOURSROBERT STEAD
This table shows an unmistakable decrease in the death rate for the successive quinquennial periods.
A REVIEW OF HOFFMAN'S RACE TRAITS AND TENDENCIES OF THE AMERICAN NEGROKELLY MILLER
In the regular quinquennial inspection of the records of the Misericordia a number of abuses were uncovered.
THE AUDIENCIA IN THE SPANISH COLONIESCHARLES HENRY CUNNINGHAM
This was the sixth quinquennial distribution which Harsha had held and the last, for he died in 648.
HINDUISM AND BUDDHISM, VOLUME II. (OF 3)CHARLES ELIOT
Harsha then proceeded to Allahabad to superintend a quinquennial distribution of alms.
HINDUISM AND BUDDHISM, VOLUME II. (OF 3)CHARLES ELIOT
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WORDS RELATED TO QUINQUENNIAL

  • quinary
  • quinquennial
  • quintan
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