Century

  • 1 Century — ist das englische Wort für „Jahrhundert“ (von lat. „centum“, für „Hundert“) und der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Century (Florida) Century (Georgia) Century (Pennsylvania) Century (West Virginia) Century City (Los Angeles)… …

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  • 2 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 century of… …

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  • 3 Century 21 — can mean: AP Films a British TV production company from the 1960s, headed by Gerry Anderson, which later became known as Century 21 Productions Century 21 Exposition the World s Fair held in Seattle, Washington in 1962 Century 21 Real Estate A… …

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  • 4 century — 1. The start of a new millennium makes everyone aware of the difficulty of reckoning when a century (let alone a millennium) truly begins and ends. In arithmetical terms, the 21st century should be reckoned as having begun on 1 January 2001,… …

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  • 5 Century 21 — ist die Bezeichnung für: eine Exposition; siehe Century 21 (Exposition) ein Unternehmen; siehe Century 21 Real Estate eine Partei in Andorra; siehe Century 21 (Partei) ein Kaufhaus in den USA; siehe Century 21 (Kaufhaus) Diese Seite ist eine …

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  • 6 century — [sen′chə rē, sen′shərē] n. pl. centuries [L centuria < centum, HUNDRED] 1. any period of 100 years, as from 1620 to 1720 2. a period of 100 years reckoned from a certain time, esp. from the beginning of the Christian Era (A.D. 1) [A.D. 1… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 Century — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Century fue una banda francesa de la década de los 80 de rock formada en Marsella en 1979. Liderada por el cantante y compositor Jean Duperron, Century es probablemente más conocida por el single Lover Why del álbum… …

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  • 8 Century 21 — Real Estate LLC Création 1971 Siège social …

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  • 9 Century — Century, FL U.S. town in Florida Population (2000): 1714 Housing Units (2000): 800 Land area (2000): 3.280645 sq. miles (8.496830 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.060760 sq. miles (0.157367 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.341405 sq. miles (8.654197 sq.… …

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  • 10 Century, FL — U.S. town in Florida Population (2000): 1714 Housing Units (2000): 800 Land area (2000): 3.280645 sq. miles (8.496830 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.060760 sq. miles (0.157367 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.341405 sq. miles (8.654197 sq. km) FIPS… …

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  • 11 century — ► NOUN (pl. centuries) 1) a period of one hundred years. 2) a batsman s score of a hundred runs in cricket. 3) a company of a hundred men in the ancient Roman army. USAGE Strictly speaking, centuries run from 01 to 100, meaning that the new… …

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  • 12 century — 1530s, one hundred (of anything), from L. centuria group of one hundred (including a measure of land and a division of the Roman army, one sixteenth of a legion, headed by a centurion), from centum hundred (see HUNDRED (Cf. hundred)) on analogy… …

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  • 13 Century — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Century, terme anglais signifiant siècle, se retrouve dans : Sommaire 1 Toponymes 2 Musique …

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  • 14 Century — For other uses, see Century (disambiguation). Centuries , Centenary , Centennial , and Centennials redirect here. For other uses, see Centuries (disambiguation), Centenary (disambiguation), Centennial (disambiguation), and Centennials… …

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  • 15 century — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ 19th, 20th, etc. ▪ It was built in the 20th century. ▪ a 17th century building ▪ earlier, last …

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  • 16 century */*/*/ — UK [ˈsentʃərɪ] / US noun Word forms century : singular century plural centuries 1) [countable] a period of 100 years, usually counted from a year ending in –00. For example, the 20th century is the period from 1900 to 1999 His family has ruled… …

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  • 17 century — n. 1) from; to a century (from the fifth to the tenth century) 2) in a century (in the ninth century) 3) over, through the centuries * * * [ sentʃərɪ] through the centuryries to a century (from the fifth to the tenth century) from over in a… …

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  • 18 century — cen|tu|ry [ sentʃəri ] noun *** 1. ) count a period of 100 years, usually counted from a year ending in 00. For example, the 20th century is the period from 1900 to 1999: They discovered paintings dating from the 17th century. the early/mid/late… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 century — cen|tu|ry W1S1 [ˈsentʃəri] n plural centuries [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: centuria, from centum; CENT] 1.) one of the 100 year periods measured from before or after the year of Christ s birth the 11th/18th/21st etc century ▪ The church was …

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  • 20 century — [[t]se̱ntʃəri[/t]] ♦ centuries 1) N COUNT: usu ord N A century is a period of a hundred years that is used when stating a date. For example, the 19th century was the period from 1801 to 1900. The material position of the Church had been declining …

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