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synonyms for septennial

  • septenary
  • septemviral
  • septuple
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How to use septennial in a sentence

Did any one at that period hold that the septennial bill was a revolutionary measure?
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
The dreadful disorders of frequent elections have also necessitated a septennial instead of a triennial duration.
THOUGHTS ON THE PRESENT DISCONTENTSEDMUND BURKE
In some parishes a Triennial or even Septennial visit to the boundaries is considered sufficient.
CURIOUS CHURCH CUSTOMSVARIOUS
He hated Dissenters and stock-jobbers, the excise and the army, septennial parliaments, and Continental connexions.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 15, SLICE 4VARIOUS
If the remedies are proper in triennial, they will not be less so in septennial elections.
THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE EDMUND BURKE, VOL. VII. (OF 12)EDMUND BURKE
Is it to be presumed, that at any future septennial epoch the same State will be free from parties?
THE FEDERALIST PAPERSALEXANDER HAMILTON, JOHN JAY, AND JAMES MADISON
In Virginia, nevertheless, if I have not been misinformed, elections under the former government were septennial.
THE FEDERALIST PAPERSALEXANDER HAMILTON, JOHN JAY, AND JAMES MADISON
Parliament passes the Septennial Act limiting the duration of a parliament to seven years.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, V. 13VARIOUS
While parliaments are septennial, the purchase of the sitting member or of the petitioner, makes but the difference of a day.
JUNIUS UNMASKEDJOEL MOODY
Septennial, sep-ten′i-al, adj. lasting seven years: happening every seven years.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 4 OF 4: S-Z AND SUPPLEMENTS)VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO SEPTENNIAL

  • septemviral
  • septenary
  • septennial
  • septuple
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