follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

astronomical year

noun
1.
year (def 4b).
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for astronomical year

astronomical year

noun
1.
another name for year See year (sense 4)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
astronomical year in Science
astronomical year  
A solar year. See under solar time.
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary
Copyright © 2002. Published by Houghton Mifflin. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for astronomical year

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for astronomical

16
20
Scrabble Words With Friends