What does Bicentennial mean?

Definitions for Bicentennial
ˌbaɪ sɛnˈtɛn i əlbi·cen·ten·ni·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bicentennial, bicentenaryadjective

    the 200th anniversary (or the celebration of it)

  2. bicentennial, bicentenaryadjective

    of or relating to or completing a period of 200 years

    "bicentennial celebration"


  1. bicentennialnoun

    The 200th anniversary of an event or happening.

    The US bicentennial in 1976 was celebrated greatly because the economy happened to be good.

  2. bicentennialadjective

    Relating to the 200th anniversary of an event or happening.

  3. bicentennialadjective

    Occurring every two-hundred (200) years

  4. Etymology: From bi two + centum hundred + annus year + -al

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bicentennialadjective

    consisting of two hundred years

  2. Bicentennialadjective

    occurring every two hundred years

  3. Bicentennialnoun

    the two hundredth year or anniversary, or its celebration

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bicentennial in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Bicentennial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Bicentennial in a Sentence

  1. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    The 1976 Bicentennial is not going to be invented in Washington, printed in triplicate by the Government Printing Office and mailed to you by the United States Postal Service.

  2. Karen Pierce:

    The Queen was a great friend and admirer of the United States, the Queen paid some six official visits in total -- many more to the Kentucky stables -- addressing Congress as well as speaking to Presidents and attending football and baseball games and commemorative events such as America's bicentennial and the 400th anniversary of the Jamestown settlement.

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