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Quinquennial
kwiNG-KWEN-ee-əl
Part of speech: adjective
Origin: Latin, late 15th century
1

Recurring every five years; lasting for or relating to a period of five years.

Examples of Quinquennial in a sentence

“The quinquennial survey showed changes in the community over many years.”

“My parents renew their vows on a quinquennial basis.”