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1. decade [ n ] a period of 10 yearsUsed in print:
(Rocky Mountains News, [Denver, Colorado],...)
The spectacular Mays , who reaches a decade in the big_leagues come May 25 , joined six other sluggers who walloped four home_runs in a span of nine innings .
(Frank Getlein and Harold C. Gardiner, S.J., Movies,...)
In the field of entertainment there is no spur to financial daring so effective as audience boredom , and the first decade of the new device was not over before audiences began staying away in large_numbers from the simple-minded , one minute shows .
(Raymond C. Binder et al., editors, Proceedings...)
Thus , direct comparisons can be drawn with free_burning arcs which have been studied in_detail during the past years and decades by numerous investigators ( Ref. 3 ) .
(Jacob Robbins et al., "The thyroid-stimulating...)
The first attempts to isolate TSH came a decade later , when Janssen and Loeser ( 1931 ) used trichloroacetic_acid to separate the soluble TSH from insoluble impurities .
(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)
The epic_poems , the consolidation of the Greek pantheon , the rise of firm political_units , the self-awareness which could permit painted and sculptured representations of men - all these had to await the progress of following decades .Synonyms decade decennium decennary Related Terms time_period sixties twenties fifties nineties 1830s nineties eighties 1860s 1870s forties thirties 1880s 1900s seventies 1840s 1850s 1750s 1820s 1760s 1530s 1770s 1790s 1780s century year
2. decade [ n ] the cardinal number that is the sum of nine and one; the base of the decimal systemSynonyms ten 10 tenner decade X Related Terms large_integer
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