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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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The 10-7 victory took years off the Bristolian's demeanour and while part of him was looking forward to seeing in 2012 with a few beers and in good cheer, another part was already thinking about this weekend's visit from Leeds.
It was pounds 29 for half-an-hour and took years off me.