calendar NOUN 1) a chart or series of pages showing the days, weeks, and months of a particular year. 2) a system by which the beginning, length, and subdivisions of the year are fixed. 3) a list or schedule of special days, events, or activities.
DERIVATIVES calendrical adjective.
ORIGIN Latin kalendarium 'account book' , from kalendae (see CALENDS(Cf. ↑C)).

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