Noun(1) a period of 100 years(2) ten 10s
(1) The fate of ancient, unexcavated Mayan settlements dating from the fifth century also hangs in the balance.(2) for over a century(3) Sadly for Jack Hyams, the number refers to his age rather than his score in his latest attempt to be the only batsman to score a century in eight consecutive decades.(4) Syed Mushtaq Ali, the first Indian batsman to score a Test century away from home, has died at 90.(5) It is a river town in Borneo that is little changed from a century ago when it served as the backdrop for Joseph Conrad's Lord Jim.(6) during the 20th century(7) Athens reached its zenith during the fifth century B.C., a period known as its Golden Age.(8) Archaeologists said the workmen had stumbled upon a Roman cemetery at the edge of a settlement dating from the first century AD.(9) eighteenth century poetry(10) In the third century before Christ's birth, China is a collection of seven warring states that have yet to unite into one country.(11) In the fifth century Christianity had conquered Paganism, and Paganism had infected Christianity.(12) The Legion's NCOs were 60 Centurions, long-serving professional soldiers who each commanded a century of 80 men.(13) a century ago most people walked to work(14) The collection now includes works dating from the 18th century right up to present day.(15) Nevertheless, the St Francis continued to be considered as a work in the style of Botticelli dating from the last decade of the fifteenth century .(16) Tall fescue, a vigorous Old World grass introduced to the New more than a century ago, now reigns over much of this region.
3. hundred ::
Different Formscenturies, century
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of 17th CENTURY philosopher
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the way you feel when you’ve just
had the best shag of the CENTURY.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 12
Bosoms would not have said, "Howdy,"
in the 15th CENTURY.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 2
Should I read you some bawdy
19th CENTURY limericks?
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 11
Ah, the vintners say this might be the best
year for red grapes in half a CENTURY.
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 9
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