intercalary

adjective in·ter·ca·la·ry \ in-ˈtər-kə-ˌler-ē , ˌin-tər-ˈka-lə-rē \

Definition of intercalary

1 a :inserted in a calendar
  • an intercalary day
b of a year :containing an intercalary period (such as a day or month)
2 :inserted between other things or parts :interpolated

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Origin and Etymology of intercalary

Latin intercalarius, from intercalare


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