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leap day

noun
1.
February 29: the extra day added to the Gregorian calendar in leap year.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600
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Examples for leap day
  • Every four years a leap day helped keep things on track.
  • Once every fourth year they add a leap day to this extra period to make it six days.

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