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school year

noun
1.
the months of the year during which school is open and attendance at school is required.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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British Dictionary definitions for school-year

school year

noun
1.
a twelve-month period, (in Britain) usually starting in late summer and continuing for three terms until the following summer, during which pupils remain in the same class
2.
the time during this period when the school is open
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