Meaning of “the Gregorian calendar” in the English Dictionary

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"the Gregorian calendar" in British English

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the Gregorian calendarnoun [ S ]

uk /ɡrɪˌɡɔː.ri.ən ˈkæl.ɪn.dər/ us /ɡrɪˌɡɔːr.i.ən ˈkæl.ən.dɚ/

Examples from literature

  • In most of the world today, we use the Gregorian calendar. 
  • India, one of the biggest countries in the world, uses the Gregorian calendar. 

(Definition of “the Gregorian calendar” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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