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Synonyms for year

twelve months

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year in, year out

Synonyms for year

a period of time of approximately 12 months, especially that period during which the earth completes a single revolution around the sun

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a period of origin

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a long time

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a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity

the period of time that it takes for a planet (as, e.g., Earth or Mars) to make a complete revolution around the sun

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What would it be like if a selective college admitted a class of students and then told them to go find something useful to do for a year prior to enrolling?
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The team spent more than a year carefully planning, developing, and implementing a survey project that has become a model of best practices in significant and effective collaborative assessment (Woosley, Whitaker & Knerr, 2003).
To purge the harassment finding, an application is made to the Division of Housing and Community Renewal (DHCR) that oversees rental housing at least a year after the finding, saying it has not occurred for a year.
Now 27, and with a year of experience under his belt, Cespedes and the A's believe he will be even better in 2013.