masculine noun
1. (period of time) 
En el último sexenio, la economía española ha mejorado bastante.Over the last six-year period, the Spanish economy has improved quite a lot.
b. six years 
Damos una fiesta para celebrar nuestro primer sexenio de matrimonio.We're having a party to celebrate our first six years of marriage.
c. six-year term (of office) 
A mitad del primer sexenio de su gobierno, estalló un escándalo.Halfway through his first six-year term of government, a scandal erupted.
especialmente (México) six-year Presidential term of office
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