December

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ninth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about November 22 to December 21 Archer , Sagittarius , Sagittarius the Archer
battle during World War II; in December 1944 von Rundstedt launched a powerful counteroffensive in the forest at Ardennes and caught the Allies by surprise Ardennes counteroffensive , Battle of the Ardennes Bulge , Battle of the Bulge
in December 1941 the island was captured by the Japanese after a gallant last-ditch stand by a few hundred United States marines Battle of Wake , Battle of Wake Island
year (reckoned from January 1 to December 31) according to Gregorian calendar calendar year , civil year
tenth sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about December 22 to January 19 Capricorn , Capricorn the Goat , Goat
third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December) Chislev , Kislev
third month of the Revolutionary calendar (November and December); the frosty month Frimaire
December 28, commemorating Herod's slaughter of the children of Bethlehem Holy Innocents' Day , Innocents' Day
middle part of December mid-December
fourth month of the Revolutionary calendar (December and January); the snowy month Nivose
month following October and preceding December Nov , November
former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991 Russia , Soviet Union , Union of Soviet Socialist Republics , USSR
fourth month of the civil year; the tenth month of the ecclesiastical year (in December and January) Tebet , Tevet
December 22, when the sun is at its southernmost point winter solstice
length of time from January 1 to December 31 consisting of 365 days, 52 weeks year
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