the period of time taken by a particular planet (e.g. Mars) to make a complete rotation on its axis
phallic stage
(psychoanalysis) the third stage in a child's development when awareness of and manipulation of the genitals is supposed to be a primary source of pleasure
the period during which someone (especially a guard) is on duty
cold spell
a spell of cold weather
the period from 1811-1820 when the Prince of Wales was regent during George III's periods of insanity
elapsed time
the time that elapses while some event is occurring
leisure time
time available for ease and relaxation
Eolithic Age
the earliest part of the Stone Age marked by the earliest signs of human culture
baseball season
the season when baseball is played
Feast of the Unleavened Bread
(Judaism) a Jewish festival (traditionally 8 days from Nissan 15) celebrating the exodus of the Israelites from Egypt
Whitsun Monday
the day after Whitsunday; a legal holiday in England and Wales and Ireland
the middle part of the afternoon
Armistice Day
a legal holiday in the United States; formerly Armistice Day but called Veterans' Day since 1954
Victoria Day
a public holiday in Canada on the Monday on or before May 24th
the term during which some position is held
Quinquagesima Sunday
the Sunday before Ash Wednesday (the beginning of Lent)
academic year
the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studying
the time of life between childhood and maturity
uptime is 24 hours a day 7 days a week
a short vacation about halfway through a school term
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