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financial year

noun [C] uk   us  
a period of twelve months (not always January to December) for which a business, government, etc. plans its management of money
Translations of “financial year”
in Chinese (Traditional) 財政年度,會計年度(並非總是1月到12月)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 财政年度,会计年度(并非总是1月到12月)…
(Definition of financial year from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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