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twentieth wedding anniversary?

Is there a special phrase in English for "20-th wedding anniversary"? In Russian it is called (to translate it literally into English) "a china wedding." A dictionary gives this version and another one, "chin wedding." Does this sound OK? Are there other idioms?
I should probably explain to you that in Russia we have "china wedding," "silver wedding" (25th), golden wedding (oh boy, 50 years)...
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  • Interpretation of the Legend

    (inscriptions on the Kushan Kingdom coins / надписи на монетах Кушанского царства)

  • Spanish query

    I would be most grateful if anyone could help me out with a Spanish idiom, an expression appearing in a discussion of torture from the late 18th…

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