from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or used in a calendar.
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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or used by a calendar system.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. relating to or characteristic of or used in a calendar or time measurement
The great attraction of the dead-diary-as-blog is what I could dub calendrical integrity.
I've often faced a range of illnesses, a stream of assaults, finding new flaws in my prematurely aged body (I remember feeling old in high school and not thinking that particularly troubling) with calendrical regularity.
But the most satisfying visuals for me were the mashups which combined images from disparate strains of pop culture, unified by little more than a coincidental collision, the calendrical quirk of two otherwise unrelated events sharing the same significant date.
Of course, the easy way out would be to get all self-referential and talk about our sesquicentennial column or, perhaps more accurately, sesquivolumenical, in a literary sense... or even sesquihebdomadal, in the strict calendrical sense... but then I don't speak Latin, so what do I know?
There are at least star-spotting opportunities galore Robert De Niro, Jon Bon Jovi, Halle Berry, you name it, plus the feeling of being united under one calendrical system.
The calendrical coincidence is frustrating restaurant owners and florists who look to Cupid's big day and the Chinese New Year as the biggest annual moneymakers.
However, in the Maya texts we also have precise dates of events based on the accurate Mesoamerican calendrical system.
This pre-Conquest ritual-calendrical amatl screen-fold comes from the Lowland Maya region.
The calendrical material suggests a date of around A.D. 1200-1250 and stylistic variations in the day signs indicate that it is a post-Classic copy of a Classic period edition.
The religious and calendrical works were based on codices similar to the Tonalamatl Aubin and the Codex Borbonicus mentioned above.
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