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February

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈfeb.ru.ər.i/ us    /-ruː.er-/ ( written abbreviation Feb.)
A1 the second month of the year, after January and before March: Construction is expected to start in February. I was born on 5 February. We moved house last February.
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  • He was born in February.
  • We're going skiing in February.
Translations of “February”
in Korean 2월…
in Arabic فِبراير, شُباط…
in French février…
in Turkish Şubat ayı…
in Italian febbraio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 二月…
in Russian февраль…
in Polish luty…
in Spanish febrero…
in Portuguese fevereiro…
in German der Februar…
in Catalan febrer…
in Japanese 2月…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二月…
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