the turn of the century

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: the beginning of a new century

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“The turn of the century.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20turn%20of%20the%20century. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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