quasquicentennial


quasquicentennial

quasquicentennial [kwos-kwi-sen-ten-ee-uh l] Word Origin adjective

  1. pertaining to or marking a period of 125 years.

noun

  1. a 125th anniversary.
  2. a celebration marking such an anniversary.

Origin of quasquicentennial quasqui- one and a quarter (pseudo-Latin, apparently qua(dri-) + (se)squi-) + centenial

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