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hundred years / century / lifetime
a project of vital and lasting importance
It takes ten years to nurture a tree, but a hundred years to train a man (idiom) / fig. a good education program takes a long time to develop / cf. 十年樹木百年樹人|十年树木百年树人
may you live a long and happy life together (wedding greeting)
It takes ten years to nurture a tree, but a hundred years to train a man (idiom). A good education program takes a long time to develop.
only met with once every hundred years (drought, flood etc)
five hundred years ago we were the same family (idiom) (said of persons with the same surname)


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