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"October" in British English

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Octobernoun [C or U]

uk   /ɒkˈtəʊ.bər/  us   /ɑːkˈtoʊ.bɚ/ (written abbreviation Oct.)
A1 the tenth ​month of the ​year, after ​September and before ​November: We have a ​meeting in October that you are ​welcome to ​attend. Hallowe'en is on 31 October. We're going to Madrid next October.

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(Definition of October from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Octobernoun [C/U]

 us   /ɑkˈtoʊ·bər/ (abbreviation Oct.)
the tenth ​month of the ​year, after ​September and before ​November
(Definition of October from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “October”
in Korean 10월, 시월…
in Arabic الشَّهر العاشِر مِن السَّنة (أكتوبر, تِشْرين الأوَّل)…
in Malaysian Oktober…
in French octobre…
in Russian октябрь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十月…
in Italian ottobre…
in Turkish ekim, ekim ayı…
in Polish październik…
in Spanish octubre…
in Vietnamese tháng mười…
in Portuguese outubro…
in Thai เดือนตุลาคม…
in German der Oktober…
in Catalan octubre…
in Japanese 10月…
in Chinese (Simplified) 十月…
in Indonesian Oktober…
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