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noun [countable/uncountable]     January pronunciation in British English
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  1. the first month of the year

    My class begins in January.

    The new year begins on January 1st.

    She’ll come for a long visit next January.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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