Periodical year
Anomalistic A*nom`a*lis"tic, Anomalistical A*nom`a*lis"tic*al, a. [Cf. F. anomalistique.] 1. Irregular; departing from common or established rules. [1913 Webster]

2. (Astron.) Pertaining to the anomaly, or angular distance of a planet from its perihelion. [1913 Webster]

{Anomalistic month}. See under {Month}.

{Anomalistic revolution}, the period in which a planet or satellite goes through the complete cycles of its changes of anomaly, or from any point in its elliptic orbit to the same again.

{Anomalistic}, or {Periodical year}. See under {Year}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Periodical year — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • periodical year — noun : anomalistic year …   Useful english dictionary

  • Year — Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re year …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Year and a day — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Year of grace — Year Year, n. [OE. yer, yeer, [yogh]er, AS. ge[ a]r; akin to OFries. i?r, g?r, D. jaar, OHG. j[=a]r, G. jahr, Icel. [=a]r, Dan. aar, Sw. [*a]r, Goth. j?r, Gr. ? a season of the year, springtime, a part of the day, an hour, ? a year, Zend y[=a]re… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Periodical Literature, Italy —     Periodical Literature Italy     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Periodical Literature (Italy)     Without going back to the Acta Diurna, Acta Senatus, or Acta publica, existing in Rome in Cæsar s time, the modern newspaper had its birth in Venice.… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Periodical Literature in the United States —     Periodical Literature The United States     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Periodical Literature (The United States)     According to The Official Catholic Directory for 1911, there are 321 Catholic periodicals published in the United States. Of… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Periodical Literature, Germany —     Periodical Literature Germany     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Periodical Literature (Germany)     The Catholic periodical press of Germany is a product of the nineteenth century. It is only within the last forty years that it has become… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Periodical Literature, France —     Periodical Literature France     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Periodical Literature (France)     The first periodical published in France was the Gazette de France , founded in May, 1631, by the physician Théophraste Renaudot. It first appeared… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Periodical Literature, Mexico —     Periodical Literature Mexico     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Periodical Literature Mexico     Colonial Period     During the administration of the viceroy Baltasar de Zuñiga Guzmán de Sotomayor, Marqués de Valero, the first newspaper,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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