One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘According to the Gregorian calendar, which is the civil calendar in use today, years evenly divisible by 4 are leap years, with the exception of centurial years that are not evenly divisible by 400.’
- ‘I shall make seven suggestions, drawn from and keyed to the seven centurial tendencies I have sketched out.’
- ‘In the Electoral College system the states assume the role of a centurial group and the number of votes that they are entitled to depend on the size of the state's Congressional delegation.’
- ‘At the start point of the 21st century, we are opening another centurial history.’
- ‘We argue that this behavior of cycle 23 might be a signal for an upcoming centurial solar minimum.’
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