Definition of octocentenary in English:


Syllabification: oc·to·cen·ten·ar·y
Pronunciation: /ˌäktōsenˈtenərē

noun (plural octocentenaries)

The eight-hundredth anniversary of a significant event.
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  • In honour of the octocentenary of the city's charter granted by that monarch, the Cambridge University Marlowe Society brought another to the ADC.

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