A scheduled part of a calendar year spent in a specific activity.The city has hosted a Chinese New Year celebration since the Gold Rush era of the 1860s, a period of large-scale Chinese immigration to the region.From Cambridge English Corpus All age groups (nine children, five adults) were affected (mean 24 years, range.5-75 years).
Noun yir 1a : the period of about 3651/4 solar days required for one revolution of the earth around the sun b : the time required for the apparent sun to return to an arbitrary fixed or moving reference point in the sky.A normal year has 365 full days, but there are 366 days in a leap year.Oracle bones inscribed with astronomical records indicate that the calendar existed as early as 14th century.C., when the.
See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.( sciences ) A Julian year, exactly 365.25 days, represented by " a ".Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors.
This Chinese year is the year of the Rooster.Every second- year student must select an area of specialization.Examples of year These examples are from the Cambridge English Corpus and from sources on the web.
Yin and yang, the opposing but complementary principles that make up a harmonious world, also ruled the calendar.Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for ten?