# Study sets matching "term:decathlon = n. an athletic contest in which each contestant is in ten events."

Decade

Decagon

Decathlon

Decibel

10 years

shape with 10 sides and 10 angles

athletic contest where each contestant participates in 10 even…

how sound is measured (intensity/volume)

Decade

10 years

Decagon

shape with 10 sides and 10 angles

adamant

brawny

decathlon

equivocate

Stubborn

strong, muscular

An athletic contest in which each contestant takes part in ten…

to use expressions of double meaning in order to mislead

adamant

Stubborn

brawny

strong, muscular

intercept

interstate

midnight

midweek

to stop something from reaching its intended destination

trade between 2 or more states

12 o'clock at night

The middle of the week

intercept

to stop something from reaching its intended destination

interstate

trade between 2 or more states

trilogy

trisect

triumvirate

quadrant

A group of three literary or musical works that have a related…

To divide into three parts

A group of three , especially in authority

A quarter of a circle or of its circumference

trilogy

A group of three literary or musical works that have a related…

trisect

To divide into three parts

quadrant

Quadrangle

Quadruplets

Quadrennial

any of the four parts into which a plane is divided into

a shape that has four angles.

any group or combination of four

- occurring every four years

quadrant

any of the four parts into which a plane is divided into

Quadrangle

a shape that has four angles.

decade

decagon

decathlon

decibel

a period of ten years

a figure with ten sides and ten angles

an athletic contest in which each contestant participates in t…

a unit of sound intensity (technically, one-tenth of the commo…

decade

a period of ten years

decagon

a figure with ten sides and ten angles

decimal

octagon

decathlon

centennial

A number less than a whole number

8 sided polygon

an athletic contest in which each contestant takes part in ten…

A one-hundredth anniversary or its celebration

decimal

A number less than a whole number

octagon

8 sided polygon