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century meaning

EN[ˈsɛn.tʃə.ɹiː] [ˈsɛn.tʃɚ.i]
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WCentury
  • A century (from the Latin centum, meaning one hundred; abbreviated c.) is 100 years. Centuries are numbered ordinally in English and many other languages (e.g. "the 7th century AD/CE").
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Meaning of century for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "century" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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