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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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Living and breathing in Delhi is taking years off their lives, and marking what is left with bronchitis, asthma, sinusitis, coughs, colds and all kinds of chest and throat infections.
Melbourne, Oct 16 ( ANI ): Sitting on the couch and staring at the idiot box could be taking years off your life - 4.
So long as his pet club are winning it's taking years off him - most unusual for a football manager.