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calendar

noun [C] uk   /ˈkæl.ɪn.dər/ us    /-dɚ/
A2 a printed table showing all the days, weeks, and months of the year: An old calendar for 2012 was still hanging on the wall of her office. US a book with a separate space or page for each day, in which you write down your future arrangements, meetings, etc.: He wrote the date of the meeting in his calendar. the system used to measure and arrange the days, weeks, months, and special events of the year according to a belief system or tradition: the Christian/Jewish/Chinese calendar a list of events and dates within a particular year that are important for an organization or for the people involved in a particular activity: the political/school calendar
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