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1

Baker’s Dozen

Thirteen

2

Bicentennial

200th anniversary

3

Brace

Two of a kind

4

Centenarian

One who is 100 or older

5

Decade

Period of 10 years

6

Decathlon

Track and field contest consisting of 10 events

7

Decimate

Destroy ten or more percent, or a large portion of

8

Dichotomy

Division in two

9

Fathom

Measure of water equaling 6 feet

10

Millennium

Period of 1,000 years

11

Pentagon

Plane figure of five sides and five angles

12

Plurality

Number of votes by which a winning candidate exceeds that of the runner up

13

Quadrennial

Occurring or being done every four years

14

Quadruped

Four Footed animal

15

Score

Group of twenty

16

Sesquicentennial

150th anniversary

17

Sexagenarian

One who is at least sixty but less than seventy

18

Tithe

One tenth of something paid as a contribution or tax to support a religious establishment

19

Treble

Multiply by three

20

Triumvirate

Ruling body of three