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trimester

tri·mes·ter

trimester

 
pronunciation:
traI me str [or] traI me str
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a period of three months.
similar words:
quarter
definition 2: one of three terms into which a school year is sometimes divided.
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derivation: trimestral (trimestrial) (adj.)
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