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Definitions of year:

part of speech: noun

The time the earth takes to go round the sun: 365 1/ 4 days or 12 months:- pl. age or old age.

part of speech: noun

The period of time determined by one revolution of the earth round the sun, which it accomplishes in about 365 1/ 4 days; the period commencing on 1st January, and ending 31st December.

part of speech: noun

The period during which the earth makes one complete rovolution or journey round the sun, a period of 365ΒΌ days, or 365 days, 5 hours, 48 minutes, and 45. 51 seconds; the calendar year, or a period of 365 days ( in leap year 366 days) beginning january i; colloquially, a very long time.

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To lift the voice in song; to utter musical rhythmical sounds; make a shrill or humming noise; as, a flying arrow sings; celebrate some event in verse or poetry; as, he sang of the deeds of Aeneas; to make pleasant, musical sounds; as, the brook sings merrily. ...

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