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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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It's the latest style, without flap pockets or vents, and it's an instant update that takes years off your image, especially if it's worn with a black T-shirt or collared polo shirt,'' said Trocchia.
The style's softness and contouring make her look much younger - and her beaming smile takes years off her.
For example, parents with teenagers might find this takes years off their vocabulary age).