julian

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solar calendar now in general use, introduced by Gregory XIII in 1582 to correct an error in the Julian calendar by suppressing 10 days, making Oct 5 be called Oct 15, and providing that only centenary years divisible by 400 should be leap years; it was a Gregorian calendar , New Style calendar
lunar calender in use in ancient Rome; replaced by the Julian calendar in 46 BC Roman calendar
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