calendar year
noun Date: circa 1909 1. a period of a year beginning and ending with the dates that are conventionally accepted as marking the beginning and end of a numbered year 2. a period of time equal in length to that of the year in the calendar conventionally in use

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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