Year

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Year

A 12-month period. The tax year, the period of time during which annual taxes are calculated, runs from January 1 to December 31. A company's fiscal year, the period of time for which it makes its annual budget, may run for a different 12-month period.
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That meant I was back in the First Division at last - and it took years off me.
Drug abuse and rehab took years off a promising career but now he is back on the A-list with his performance as industrialist-turned-super-hero, Tony Stark, in Iron Man.
What's more, her happiness at finally marrying the man she has loved for over three decades took years off her.