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Spanish translation of “year”

year

noun /jiə/
the period of time the earth takes to go once round the sun, about 365 days
año
We lived here for five years, from November 2000 to November 2005 a two-year delay.
the period from January 1 to December 31, being 365 days, except in a leap year, when it is 366 days
año
in the year 1945.
yearly adjective happening etc every year
anual
We pay a yearly visit to my uncle.
yearbook noun a book of information which is updated and published every year
anuario
his high-school yearbook.
all (the) year round/long etc throughout the whole year
durante todo el año
The weather is so good here that we can swim all (the) year round.
(Definition of year from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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