sesquicentennial


sesquicentennial

adjective

  1. pertaining to or marking the completion of a period of 150 years.

noun

  1. a 150th anniversary or its celebration.

adjective

  1. of or relating to a period of 150 years

noun

  1. a period or cycle of 150 years
  2. a 150th anniversary or its celebration

adj.“pertaining to a century and a half,” 1878, from sesqui- + centennial. As a noun from 1880; first recorded reference is to Baltimore’s.

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