What does century mean?

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"Cent" is a prefix for one hundred, so century means one hundred years.
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cen·tu·ry
[sen-chuh-ree]
NOUN [PLURAL CEN·TU·RIES.]
1.
a period of 100 years.
2.
one of the successive periods of 100 years reckoned forward or backward from a recognized chronological epoch, especially from the assumed date of the birth of Jesus.
3.
any group or collection of 100: a century of limericks.
4.
(in the ancient Roman army) a company, consisting of approximately 100 men.
5.
one of the voting divisions of the ancient Roman people, each division having one vote.
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