Magdeburg centuries
Magdeburg Mag"de*burg, n. A city of Saxony. [1913 Webster]

{Magdeburg centuries}, {Magdeburg hemispheres}. See under {Century}, and {Hemisphere}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Centuries — Century Cen tu*ry, n.; pl. {Centuries}. [L. centuria (in senses 1 & 3), fr. centum a hundred: cf. F. centurie. See {Cent}.] 1. A hundred; as, a century of sonnets; an aggregate of a hundred things. [Archaic.] [1913 Webster] And on it said a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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