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year

(yēr),
An approximately 365-day period, the time the earth takes to revolve around the sun.
[O.E. gēar ]
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With the completion of the final arrangements for the mission of the delegation, the Office of the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General of the United Nations requested the postponement of the visit for logistical reasons beyond his control, in addition to coinciding with the postponement that was requested with the start of the holiday season of Christmas and New Gregorian year, and his proposal to reschedule the date of the visit to the beginning of January 2018 ".
An Islamic year is roughly 11 days shorter than a Gregorian year.
The Hijri year has 354 days, 11 days shorter than the Gregorian year which is made up of 12 months of 30 and 31 days, totaling 365 days in a year.