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december


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  December  \De*cem"ber\,  n.  [F.  d['e]cembre,  from  L.  December,  fr 
  decem  ten  this  being  the  tenth  month  among  the  early  Romans, 
  who  began  the  year  in  March.  See  {Ten}.] 
  1.  The  twelfth  and  last  month  of  the  year,  containing 
  thirty-one  days.  During  this  month  occurs  the  winter 
  solstice. 
 
  2.  Fig.:  With  reference  to  the  end  of  the  year  and  to  the 
  winter  season;  as  the  December  of  his  life. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  December 
  n  :  the  last  (12th)  month  of  the  year  [syn:  {December},  {Dec}] 




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