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# What a period of ten years is called?

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2016-02-28 03:55:25

A period of ten years is called a decade. Sometimes a decade is used more specifically, to refer to a ten-year period that starts with a year that ends in zero. For example, "the sixties" or "the 1960s" refers to the years 1960-1969.

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2016-02-28 03:55:25
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2016-02-26 16:03:19

A period of ten years is called a decade.

An example sentence using the word 'decade' is: We haven't seen her in a decade.

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2016-02-23 16:25:58

Decades.... Deca is Greek for 10.