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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A period of time containing 365 (or 366) days.

Usage examples (34)
  • Yesterday makes one twelvemonth from the day on which I breakfasted with you & brought Dr Vs letter in my pocket — that transaction
  • Judging from his character, do you think he will stand the "twelvemonth" test?
  • We must have war with him before a twelvemonth is over.
  • For a twelvemonth has pass'd, since I heard of you last for more
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