New Style
adjective Date: 1615 using or according to the Gregorian calendar

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  • New style — New New (n[=u]), a. [Compar. {Newer} (n[=u] [ e]r); superl. {Newest}.] [OE. OE. newe, AS. niwe, neowe; akin to D. nieuw, OS. niwi, OHG. niuwi, G. neu, Icel. n[=y]r, Dan. & Sw. ny, Goth. niujis, Lith. naujas, Russ. novuii, Ir. nua, nuadh, Gael.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • New Style — New′ Style′ n. hor time reckoned according to the Gregorian calendar Compare old style 2) • Etymology: 1605–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • New Style — n. the method of reckoning time according to the Gregorian calendar …   English World dictionary

  • new style — adjective Usage: usually capitalized N&S : using or according to the Gregorian calender abbr. N.S. * * * time reckoned according to the Gregorian calendar. Cf. old style (def. 2). [1605 15] * * * New Style see ↑style • • • Main Entry: ↑new …   Useful english dictionary

  • new-style — adj. [attrib.] having a new style; different from and usually better than a previous version a new style retail and entertainment mix …   Useful english dictionary

  • new style — indicates the Gregorian or modern western calendar. Some older fish literature, especially Russian, is dated by the Julian calendar or old style. This may have taxonomic significance in name priority. The Gregorian calendar came into use in… …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • New Style — time reckoned according to the Gregorian calendar. Cf. old style (def. 2). [1605 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • new style — (NS)    a notation used after dates to indicate that the date is stated in the Gregorian calendar (the calendar now in general use) rather than in the Julian calendar (see year2). The notation is used primarily for Gregorian dates between 15… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • New Style — noun the method of calculating dates using the Gregorian calendar …   English new terms dictionary

  • New Style Radio 98.7FM — New Style Radio Broadcast area Birmingham Frequency 98.7 MHz First air date August 14, 2002 Format African Caribbean Website …   Wikipedia

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