from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The end of a year.
  • adjective Occurring or done at the end of the year.

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  • adjective On or happening at the end of the year (e.g., late December).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the end of a calendar year
  • adjective taking place at the close of a fiscal year


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