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Months of the year

Apr.

abbreviation

April

April

noun

the fourth month of the year, between March and May

Aug.

abbreviation

August

August

noun

the eighth month of the year, between July and September

calendar month

noun

one of the 12 periods of time into which a year is divided, for example January, April, or December

Dec.

abbreviation

December

December

noun

the twelfth and last month of the year, between November and January

Feb.

abbreviation

February

February

noun

the second month of the year, between January and March

Jan.

abbreviation

January

January

noun

the first month of the year

Jul.

abbreviation

July

July

noun

the seventh month of the year, between June and August

Jun.

abbreviation

June

June

noun

the sixth month of the year, between May and July

lunar month

noun

a period of about 28 days during which the moon goes through all of its phases (=changes in appearance) while moving around the Earth

M.

abbreviation

March

M.

abbreviation

May

Mar.

abbreviation

March

March

noun

the third month of the year, between February and April

May

noun

the fifth month of the year, between April and June

mo.

abbreviation

month

month

noun

one of the 12 periods that a year is divided into, such as January, February, etc.

month

noun

a period of about four weeks

monthly

adjective

relating to a single month

Nov.

abbreviation

November

November

noun

the eleventh month of the year, between October and December

Oct.

abbreviation

October

October

noun

the tenth month of the year, between September and November

Sep.

abbreviation

September

Sept.

abbreviation

September

September

noun

the ninth month of the year, between August and October

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