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6 entries found for year.
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Main Entry: year
Pronunciation: primarystressyi(schwa)r
Function: noun
1 : the period of about 365 1/4 days required for the earth to make one complete trip around the sun
2 : a period of 365 days or in leap year 366 days beginning January 1
3 : a period of time usually shorter than a calendar year <a school year of nine months>

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