Definition of tercentenary in English:
adjective& noun (plural tercentenaries)
Another term for tricentennial.
- The focal point of the tercentenary celebrations will take place in Germany - the battalion's current base - next Saturday, when it will receive new colours from the present Duke of Wellington.
- Gilbert was more celebrated in his tercentenary year than he will be today.
- In 1916 he was knighted on the stage of Drury Lane at the conclusion of a special, tercentenary performance of Julius Caesar.
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