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calendar

noun [C]  /ˈkæl·ən·dər/ us  
a printed table showing the arrangement of the days, weeks, and months of the year A calendar is also a list of meetings or things you have to do at particular times: My calendar is pretty crowded over the next few weeks. A calendar is also a system for deciding the beginning and end of years, their total length, and the parts into which they are divided: The Gregorian calendar is used today in most parts of the world.
Translations of “calendar”
in Korean 달력, 일기, 다이어리…
in Arabic تَقْويم, مُفَكِّرة…
in French calendrier…
in Turkish takvim…
in Italian calendario, agenda…
in Chinese (Traditional) 日曆, 曆法, 大事記…
in Russian календарь…
in Polish kalendarz…
in Spanish calendario, agenda…
in Portuguese calendário, agenda…
in German der Kalender, der Terminkalender…
in Catalan calendari, agenda…
in Japanese カレンダー, スケジュール帳…
in Chinese (Simplified) 日历, 历法, 大事记…
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