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year

Definition of year:

part of speech: noun

The period of time determined by one revolution of the earth round the sun, which it accomplishes in about 365 1/ 4 days; the period commencing on 1st January, and ending 31st December.

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magnet

The loadstone, which has the property of attracting iron, and of pointing to the poles when freely suspended; a bar of steel, to which the properties of the loadstone are imparted by contact; any piece of iron rendered powerfully attractive by a galvanic current; any powerful attraction. ...

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