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senary

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adjective se·na·ry \ˈse-nə-rē, ˈsē-\

Definition of senary

  1. :  of, based on, or characterized by six :  compounded of six things or six parts <a senary scale> <senary division>



Origin of senary

Latin senarius consisting of six


First Known Use: 1661

Rhymes with senary


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