December

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
De•cem•ber /dɪˈsɛmbɚ/USA pronunciation   n. 
  1. the 12th month of the year, containing 31 days. [proper noun]:See you in December.[countable]It was two Decembers ago when she visited us.Abbr.: Dec.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
De•cem•ber  (di sembər),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the twelfth month of the year, containing 31 days. Abbr.: Dec.
  • mens- month + -ri- suffix (with -sr- -br- and assimilation of nasal)
  • *dec(em)-membri-, equivalent. to decem ten + *-membri-
  • Latin december (stem decembr-) the tenth month of the early Roman year, apparently
  • Old French
  • Middle English decembre bef. 1000

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
December /dɪˈsɛmbə/ n
  1. the twelfth and last month of the year, consisting of 31 days
Etymology: 13th Century: from Old French decembre, from Latin december the tenth month (the Roman year originally began with March), from decem ten
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Collocations: a [cool, cold, freezing, mild] December, [last, next, the following] December, [early, mid, late] December, more...

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