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Bicentennial

200th Anniversary

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Brace

Two of a kind; pair; couple

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Centenarian

One who is 100 or older

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Decimate

Destroy ten or more percent, or a large portion

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Dichotomy

Division in two; split

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Millennium

Period of 1,000 years

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Plurality

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

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Quadrennial

Occurring or being done very four years

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Score

Group of twenty; twenty

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Tithe

One tenth of something contributed to support a religious establishment

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Treble

Multiply by three; triple

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Triumvirate

Ruling body of three