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HALF-CENTURY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does half-century mean? 

HALF-CENTURY (noun)
  The noun HALF-CENTURY has 1 sense:

1. a period of 50 years

  Familiarity information: HALF-CENTURY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


HALF-CENTURY (noun)


Sense 1half-century [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A period of 50 years

Classified under:

Nouns denoting time and temporal relations

Hypernyms ("half-century" is a kind of...):

period; period of time; time period (an amount of time)

Holonyms ("half-century" is a part of...):

century (a period of 100 years)


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