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leap year

noun

Simple Definition of leap year

  • : a year of 366 days instead of 365 with February having 29 days instead of 28

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of leap year

  1. 1 :  a year in the Gregorian calendar containing 366 days with February 29 as the extra day

  2. 2 :  an intercalary year in any calendar


LEAP YEAR Defined for Kids

leap year

noun

Definition of leap year for Students

  1. :  a year of 366 days with February 29 as the extra day




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