Vicenary
Vicenary Vic"e*na*ry (?; 277), a. [L. vicenarius, fr. viceni twenty each; akin to viginti twenty.] Of or pertaining to twenty; consisting of twenty. [1913 Webster]

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  • vicenary — /vis euh ner ee/, adj. of, pertaining to, or consisting of twenty. [1595 1605; < L vicenarius, equiv. to vicen(i) twenty each + arius ARY] * * * …   Universalium

  • vicenary — vic·e·nary …   English syllables

  • vicenary — /ˈvɪsənəri/ (say visuhnuhree) adjective relating to or consisting of twenty. {Latin vīcēnārius} …   Australian English dictionary

  • vicenary —   a. pertaining to or consisting of 20; having 20 as a base.    ♦ vicennial, a. lasting, or happening every, 20 years …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • vicenary — adjective of or relating to or based on 20 • Similar to: ↑quantitative …   Useful english dictionary

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  • 20 (number) — ← 19 21 → 20 ← 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 …   Wikipedia

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  • wīkm̥tī- — Twenty. Compound of wi , in half, hence two, and *(d)km̥t ī (nominative dual), decade, reduced zero grade form of dekm̥. Oldest form *wīk̑m̥tī , becoming *wīkm̥tī in centum languages. 1. vicenary, vigesimal, vigintillion, from Latin vīgin …   Universalium

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