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year

noun
 
/jɪər/
A1 a period of twelve months, or 365 or 366 days, especially from 1 January to 31 December
ano
He joined the company a year ago.
be … years old A1 to be a particular age
ter … anos
Her son is six years old.
A2 the part of the year, in a school, college, or university, during which courses are taught
ano letivo
the school year I’m in my second year at Pisa University.
years [plural] B1 a long time
anos
I haven’t seen Linda for years.
(Definition of year from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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