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leap year

leap year

 
pronunciation:
lip yir
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a year in the Gregorian calendar having 366 days which occurs every four years, the extra day, February 29, making up the quarter day difference between the common year and the astronomical year.
definition 2: a year in any calendar that has an extra day.