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Overview of noun year

The noun year has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (426) year, twelvemonth, yr

(a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days; "she is 4 years old"; "in the year 1920")

2. (18) year

(a period of time occupying a regular part of a calendar year that is used for some particular activity; "a school year")

3. (5) year

(the period of time that it takes for a planet (as, e.g., Earth or Mars) to make a complete revolution around the sun; "a Martian year takes 687 of our days")

4. (1) class, year

(a body of students who graduate together; "the class of '97"; "she was in my year at Hoehandle High")

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