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leap year

noun [C]  /ˈlip ˌyɪər/
a year, happening once every four years, that has 366 days and has February 29th as the extra day
Translations of “leap year”
in Korean 윤년…
in Arabic سَنة كَبيسة…
in Portuguese ano bissexto…
in Catalan any de traspàs…
in Japanese うるう年…
in Italian anno bisestile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 閏年…
in Russian високосный год…
in Turkish artık yıl…
in Chinese (Simplified) 闰年…
in Polish rok przestępny…
(Definition of leap year from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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