Hilary term

noun
Hil·​a·​ry term | \ˈhilərē-\

Definition of Hilary term 

1 chiefly British

a : the term from January 11 to 31 during which the superior courts of England were formerly open — compare easter term , michaelmas term

b or less commonly hilary sitting : the sitting of the High Court of Justice of England between January 11 and the Wednesday before Easter

2 chiefly British : the second academic term in a British university beginning in mid January and ending before Easter

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after St. Hilary

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